Re: [R] New to R

From: Michael Kubovy <kubovy_at_virginia.edu>
Date: Mon 01 Jan 2007 - 11:48:07 GMT

On Dec 31, 2006, at 10:15 PM, Obinna Duru wrote:

> I have installed acepack but efforts to get started has been
> unsuccessful. I can't seem to be able to load my data files because I
> am yet to figure the syntax to use. Is there a work directory in R
> where I can put my files and call them anytime, like in Matlab? My
> files are on my C drive and I just can't figure the syntax to get
> them into R.

Start by looking at
?getwd
?read.table
intall.packages('foreign') # if not installed ?read.spss
?read.ssd
etc.

and then
http://www.bioconductor.org/developers/progRef/fileHandling.pdf

followed by the more general
http://cran.r-project.org/doc/manuals/R-intro.pdf



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