[R] Is there a sleep, wait, pause function?

Peter Dalgaard BSA p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk
Fri Aug 23 17:34:52 CEST 2002

Henrik Bengtsson <hb at maths.lth.se> writes:

> Is there a (cross-platform) sleep/pause/wait function in [R]? 
> I want to poll a file once in a while to see if and external process is
> ready. Between each poll [R] should consume as little CPU as possible.


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