Re: [R] sqlFetch on MySQL-DB

From: Bernd Weiss <>
Date: Tue 11 Oct 2005 - 00:58:27 EST

Am 10 Oct 2005 um 7:51 hat christian schulz geschrieben:

> Hi,
> there is a problem with the type of attributes - is it varchar!? IMHO
> you should play a bit with different type's in mysql and the
> consequence in R.
> I recognize "similar" problems with RMySQL, if you have variables
> with type decimal in mysql you get numerics in chr. But it's possible
> to change the decimal in double (mysql) to get num in R.

Thanks to Christian Schulz and Prof. Ripley for their valuable suggestions. The use of


does the job without any problems.

Bernd mailing list PLEASE do read the posting guide! Received on Tue Oct 11 01:12:28 2005

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