[R] Re :

David Winsemius dwinsemius at comcast.net
Sat May 1 13:55:41 CEST 2010

On May 1, 2010, at 1:32 AM, Mohan L wrote:

> Hi All,
> I am new to R and the mailing list.
> I have a data file (.xls) format with little bit large (16 column, 
> 35000 rows
> ) data file. I am trying to read this file for calculation.  I have
> converted the file into .csv format and read like that :
>> bmtrend <- read.csv(file="simple.csv",head=TRUE,sep=",")
>> bmtrend
> will display something in the middle of display
> [ reached get Option("max.print") -- omitted 30061 rows ]]


The data is in there, but your option max.print  is set to a number  
smaller than you apparently desire. Why would you want to put all of  
such a dataset on the console screen, anyway? Surely there are more  
effective methods to check for completeness.

> It will not show the full list of data.
> please suggest me best way to read large file?

Pretty sure you did. Now you should check with functions designed for  
data analysis.



David Winsemius, MD
West Hartford, CT

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