[Rd] documentation on seek needs update

From: Vadim Ogranovich <vograno_at_evafunds.com>
Date: Tue 22 Mar 2005 - 17:48:16 GMT


I wondered how seek() deals with large (>2GB) files. The help says that the 'where' arg should be an integer, while the release notes for 2.0.0 say

    o	seek() on connections now accepts and returns a double for the
	file position.	This allows >2Gb files to be handled on a
	64-bit platform (and some 32-bit platforms).

I assume that the help file just had not been updated, correct?  


> version

platform x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu

arch     x86_64                  
os       linux-gnu               
system   x86_64, linux-gnu       
major    2                       
minor    0.1                     
year     2004                    
month    11                      
day      15                      

language R

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