[R] long output in R

Patrick Burns pburns at pburns.seanet.com
Thu Apr 22 10:19:00 CEST 2010

There are at least two functions that
may be of interest to you in this regard:

'head' (there is also 'tail')

On 21/04/2010 23:01, Mingfeng Lin wrote:
> Hello all:
> Is there a way to set up R such that, when you have a very long output
> from a command, it will pause when it has displayed one-screen of
> information and ask me to press a button to continue displaying? I
> happen to have one such command and the information I need is at the
> top of the output - and it's just nowhere to be seen.
> (If you are familiar with Stata, I'm looking for something equivalent
> to the -set more on- option there.
> Thanks a lot!
> Mingfeng
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