[R] Splitting one column value into multiple rows

David Winsemius dwinsemius at comcast.net
Sat Jul 16 02:21:57 CEST 2011

On Jul 15, 2011, at 6:05 PM, Madana_Babu wrote:

> Hi,
> This is working with when i have few lines and when i give those  
> input lines
> in R window. But i want to apply this function on a variable which  
> is a part
> of dataset and the data set is very large in size. Any help in this  
> aspect
> will really help me a lot.

Define "very large". And provide machine specifics and the full text  
of any errors you are encountering. There is no reason you cannot  
offer a column of an R data.frame to teh textConnection function. It  
will behave exactly like a file.


David Winsemius, MD
West Hartford, CT

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