[R] copyING directories and files

Uwe Ligges ligges at statistik.tu-dortmund.de
Fri Dec 11 11:18:01 CET 2009

I'd use a shell() command to call xcopy or robocopy, or cp given you 
have some unix tools installed.

Uwe Ligges

Paul Evans wrote:
> Hi,
> I am using the windows version of R. I wanted to copy a directory (containing several files) to another directory. Is there any command in R that will let me do this (something like the 'cp' command in UNIX)? I have looked at 'file.copy', but as the name implies I think it only copies one file at a time.
> thanks!
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