Re: [Rd] R application dies of with windows (PR#13179)

From: Duncan Murdoch <>
Date: Mon, 20 Oct 2008 12:42:15 -0400

On 10/20/2008 8:20 AM, wrote:
> Full_Name: sheetal ganpat raut
> Version: R 2.7.2
> OS: windows XP
> Submission from: (NULL) (
> Hi,
> I m trying to establish connectivity between R 2.7.2 & MySQL server 5.1. I have
> succeded in retriving single data column(field) from database of MySQL. But I m
> unable to retrive whole table. Whenever I fire dbReadTable or dbGetQuery or
> dbSendQuery method to retrive whole table R throws error saying R for windows
> front end application has encountered a problem and need to close the
> application.
> I m using RMysql-0.6 and DBI 0.2-4.

This looks like a bug with one of those contributed packages, not with R. Please send your report to the maintainer.

You might find better luck using RODBC.

Duncan Murdoch mailing list Received on Mon 20 Oct 2008 - 16:45:01 GMT

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