[R] [R-pkgs] RSQLite 0.11.0
seth at userprimary.net
Thu Dec 1 22:48:59 CET 2011
A new version of RSQLite has been uploaded to CRAN. Details on the enhancements and fixes are below. Please direct questions to the R-sig-db mailing list.
- Enhance type detection in sqliteDataType (dbDataType). The storage
mode of a data.frame column is now used as part of the type
detection. Prior to this patch, all vectors with class other than
numeric or logical were mapped to a TEXT column. This patch uses the
output of storage.mode to map to integer and double vectors to
INTEGER and REAL columns, respectively. All other modes are mapped
to a TEXT column.
- Detection of BLOBs was narrowed slightly. The code now treats only
objects with data.class(obj) == "list" as BLOBs. Previously, is.list
was used which could return TRUE for lists of various classes.
- Fix bug in sqliteImportFile (used by dbWriteTable) that prevented a
comment character from being specified for the input file.
- Increase compile-time SQLite limits for maximum number of columns in
a table to 30000 and maximum number of parameters (?N) in a SELECT
to 40000. Use of wide tables is not encouraged. The default values
for SQLite are 2000 and 999, respectively. Databases containing
tables with more than 2000 columns may not be compatible with
versions of SQLite compiled with default settings.
- Upgrade to SQLite 3.7.9.
Seth Falcon | @sfalcon | http://userprimary.net/
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