Re: [R] Storing data frame in a RDBMS

From: Gabor Grothendieck <ggrothendieck_at_gmail.com>
Date: Sun 05 Jun 2005 - 03:09:46 EST

On 6/4/05, Adam Witney <awitney@sgul.ac.uk> wrote:
>
> Hi,
>
> Is there anyway to store a data frame in a database, and by this I mean the
> binary itself, not the contents?
>
> I am using PL/R in PostgreSQL amd have written some functions to build my
> data frame. However this can take some time with some large datasets and I
> would like to not have to repeat the process and so I would like to save the
> data frame. Rather than save/load into the file system I would like to be
> able to save the entire data frame as a single object in the database
>
> Is this possible?

>
> Thanks for any help
>

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