[R] append for .Rdata?

Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Tue Oct 9 18:25:43 CEST 2012

On 09/10/2012 16:35, Jessica Streicher wrote:
> Can i somehow append objects to an .Rdata file?

No.  See the 'R Internals' manual for the details.

BTW, it is '.RData': R is case sensitive and so are many file systems.

It sounds like you should be using a database of the results of 
saveRDS() for each object (which is what lazy-loading uses, BTW).

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