[R] using DBI

From: Bond, Stephen <Stephen.Bond_at_gmacrfc.com>
Date: Wed 10 Jan 2007 - 18:39:10 GMT


can anybody provide a reference to a document on using DBI and what is needed to make it work?  

I try: drv=dbDriver("Oracle")  

and it complains about not finding a function. The DBI.pdf does not require anything else installed, but looking at the archive I discovered there is more stuff to be installed. This is on Solaris 5.10 with a full Oracle install, so all Oracle libs are available and sqlplus works.
I am trying to connect remotely to another Oracle instance.  

Thank you very much
Stephen

        [[alternative HTML version deleted]]



R-help@stat.math.ethz.ch mailing list
https://stat.ethz.ch/mailman/listinfo/r-help PLEASE do read the posting guide http://www.R-project.org/posting-guide.html and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code. Received on Thu Jan 11 05:44:18 2007

Archive maintained by Robert King, hosted by the discipline of statistics at the University of Newcastle, Australia.
Archive generated by hypermail 2.1.8, at Wed 10 Jan 2007 - 20:30:29 GMT.

Mailing list information is available at https://stat.ethz.ch/mailman/listinfo/r-help. Please read the posting guide before posting to the list.