[R] import text file into R

Erik Iverson eriki at ccbr.umn.edu
Thu Jun 3 17:48:44 CEST 2010

dhanush wrote:
> can anyone tell me how to import a text file in R? the text file I want to
> import is a large file, about 800MB in size. Thanks in advance.
> I tried using the following
> data<-read.table("file",header=T,sep="\t")

And what happened??

Your specification is incomplete, as we don't know what your text file 
looks like.  Is it CSV, etc.?  How much memory does your system have?

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