[R] Reading bzip2 and tar files in R

Roger D. Peng rdpeng at gmail.com
Wed Nov 8 22:25:40 CET 2006

bzip2-ped files can be read via the bzfile() connection function.  I don't think 
there's a way to read from tar files though.


DrakeGis wrote:
> Is there any way to read and decompress inside R tar and bzip2 files ?
> Thanks
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