[Rd] Can we generate exe file using R? What is the maximum file size valid?

Uwe Ligges ligges at statistik.tu-dortmund.de
Thu May 7 13:23:27 CEST 2009

Chessxm wrote:
> Dear all,
> I have two questions.
> First, I am wondering whether we are able to use R to generate an exe file,
> or sth that can be executable outside R?

No, there is no compiler for R.

> Second, I am wondering whether read.csv can read a csv file with size of
> 300-400 gigabytes?

No. You won't find many machines around that support more than 400 Gb 
for a single process.

Uwe Ligges

> Thank you very much!
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