MultiJoin: Enables Efficient Joining of Data File on Common Fields using the Unix Utility Join

Wrapper around the Unix join facility which is more efficient than the built-in R routine merge(). The package enables the joining of multiple files on disk at once. The files can be compressed and various filters can be deployed before joining. Compiles only under Unix.

Version: 0.1.1
Depends: R (≥ 2.10), graphics, stats, utils
Published: 2018-11-15
Author: "Markus Loecher, Berlin School of Economics and Law (BSEL)"
Maintainer: "Markus Loecher" <markus.loecher at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL]
NeedsCompilation: no
CRAN checks: MultiJoin results


Reference manual: MultiJoin.pdf


Package source: MultiJoin_0.1.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): MultiJoin_0.1.1.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): MultiJoin_0.1.1.tgz, r-release (x86_64): MultiJoin_0.1.1.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): MultiJoin_0.1.1.tgz
Old sources: MultiJoin archive


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