Dump R datasets into a single file

August 21, 2010

(This article was first published on Dang, another error, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)

Should you need datasets that come with R and additional packages (you can access them via data()) in one single file, here’s what I did to dump the entire workspace into one file:

data(list = data()$results[, 3])  # put datasets into your global environment
for (i in 1:length(ls())) {
 cat("*****************", "\n")
 cat("*****************", "\n")

This code can easily be adapted to dump individual dataset into its own file.

To leave a comment for the author, please follow the link and comment on their blog: Dang, another error.

R-bloggers.com offers daily e-mail updates about R news and tutorials on topics such as: Data science, Big Data, R jobs, visualization (ggplot2, Boxplots, maps, animation), programming (RStudio, Sweave, LaTeX, SQL, Eclipse, git, hadoop, Web Scraping) statistics (regression, PCA, time series, trading) and more...

If you got this far, why not subscribe for updates from the site? Choose your flavor: e-mail, twitter, RSS, or facebook...

Comments are closed.


Mango solutions

plotly webpage

dominolab webpage

Zero Inflated Models and Generalized Linear Mixed Models with R

Quantide: statistical consulting and training





CRC R books series

Six Sigma Online Training

Contact us if you wish to help support R-bloggers, and place your banner here.

Never miss an update!
Subscribe to R-bloggers to receive
e-mails with the latest R posts.
(You will not see this message again.)

Click here to close (This popup will not appear again)