[BioC] Fastest way to read CSV files

Gaston Fiore gaston.fiore at gmail.com
Thu Aug 19 23:29:53 CEST 2010

Hello everyone,

Is there a faster method to read CSV files than the read.csv function? I've CSV files containing a rectangular array with about 17 rows and 1.5 million columns with integer entries, and read.csv is being too slow for my needs.

Thanks for your help,


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