[R] R-bash beginneR

Jeff Newmiller jdnewmil at dcn.davis.ca.us
Mon Nov 7 17:29:43 CET 2011

This is not an R question. Use the print function in R and use backticks in bash.
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"David A." <dasolexa at hotmail.com> wrote:

>I am trying to run some R commands into my bash scripts and want to use
>shell variables in the R commands and store the output of R objects
>into shell variables for further usage in downstream analyses. So far I
>have managed the first, but how to get values out of R script? I am
>using  "here documents" (as a starter, maybe something else is simpler
>or better; suggestions greatly appreciated).
>A basic random example:
>R --slave --quiet --no-save <<EEE
>How get the values of z and zz into shell variables?
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