saveObject

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Saves an object to a file or a connection

Saves an object to a file or a connection.

Keywords
programming, IO
Usage
## S3 method for class 'default':
saveObject(object, file=NULL, path=NULL, compress=TRUE, ..., safe=TRUE)
Arguments
object
The object to be saved.
file
A filename or connection where the object should be saved. If NULL, the filename will be the hash code of the object plus ".xdr".
path
Optional path, if file is a filename.
compress
If TRUE, the file is compressed to, otherwise not.
...
Other arguments accepted by save() in the base package.
safe
If TRUE and file is a file, then, in order to lower the risk for incomplete files, the object is first written to a temporary file, which is then renamed to the final name.
Value

  • Returns (invisibly) the pathname or the connection.

See Also

loadObject() to load an object from file. digest for how hash codes are calculated from an object.

Aliases
  • saveObject.default
  • saveObject
Documentation reproduced from package R.utils, version 1.6.0, License: LGPL (>= 2.1)

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