DatABEL: file-based access to large matrices stored on HDD in binary format

a package providing an interface to the C++ FILEVECTOR library facilitating analysis of large (giga- to tera-bytes) matrices; matrix storage is organized in a way that either columns or rows are quickly accessible; primarily aimed to support genome-wide association analyses e.g. using GenABEL, MixABEL and ProbABEL

Version: 0.9-5
Depends: R (≥ 2.4.0), methods, utils
Suggests: GenABEL, RUnit
Published: 2015-01-05
Author: Yurii Aulchenko, Stepan Yakovenko, Erik Roos, Marcel Kempenaar, Maksim Struchalin
Maintainer: Yurii Aulchenko <yurii at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: yes
Materials: ChangeLog
CRAN checks: DatABEL results


Reference manual: DatABEL.pdf
Vignettes: Introduction to DatABEL
Package source: DatABEL_0.9-5.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: DatABEL_0.9-5.tgz, r-oldrel: DatABEL_0.9-5.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: DatABEL_0.9-5.tgz
Old sources: DatABEL archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: bigRR, Haplin
Reverse suggests: GenABEL, VariABEL