Re: [R] importing a VERY LARGE database from Microsoft SQL into R

From: Thomas Lumley <>
Date: Thu 26 Jan 2006 - 02:33:01 EST

On Wed, 25 Jan 2006, roger bos wrote:
> Does anyone have code that keeps generating random data until the memory is
> full and then tells you how much memory was successfully used? I could try
> writing it, but if someone has already done it, thats all the better!

In recent versions of R gc() reports the maximum memory used, so all you need to do is write the code to use lots of memory.

         -thomas mailing list PLEASE do read the posting guide! Received on Thu Jan 26 02:51:06 2006

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