[R] pipes in R

Ott Toomet siim at obs.ee
Sat Oct 5 17:36:10 CEST 2002


On Fri, 4 Oct 2002, juan pablo perez wrote:

  |itŽs possible to build pipes in R?
  |e.g. something like this

Unfortunately, I do not know about pipes as you mentioned.  But you may use
pipes in filenames as

dev.copy2eps(file="|lpr -Pfoo")

or something like that.  Be aware that using a wrong (nonexistent) command with pipe
kills R 1.5.1 (I suppose not 1.6.0).


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