[R] Calling R from fortran

Duncan Murdoch murdoch at stats.uwo.ca
Wed Jul 13 02:05:49 CEST 2005

Michael Prager wrote:

> I don't know if R can easily read Fortran unformatted (sometimes called
> "binary") data, or how.  

Yes, it's fairly easy.  You would use a file() connection, and 
readBin().  The only tricky part might be figuring out exactly what is 
the R equivalent to what your fortran is writing.

Duncan Murdoch

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