[R] ftell and fseek

Roger Bivand Roger.Bivand at nhh.no
Wed Aug 7 10:29:46 CEST 2002

On Tue, 6 Aug 2002, Ng, Pauline wrote:

> Hi,
> I'm stumped.  How can I do ftell and fseek in R?  (Where ftell gives the
> position in the file and fseek points the file pointer to a given position.)
seek() on an open connection.


Roger Bivand
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Economics and Business Administration, Breiviksveien 40, N-5045 Bergen,
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