Install datasets via the Data Retriever (deprecated).Source:
Data is stored in either CSV files or one of the following database management systems: MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQLite, or Microsoft Access.
install( dataset, connection, db_file = NULL, conn_file = NULL, data_dir = ".", log_dir = NULL )
the name of the dataset that you wish to download
what type of database connection should be used. The options include: mysql, postgres, sqlite, msaccess, or csv'
the name of the datbase file the dataset should be loaded into
the path to the .conn file that contains the connection configuration options for mysql and postgres databases. This defaults to mysql.conn or postgres.conn respectively. The connection file is a file that is formated in the following way:
host [email protected]_host.com port my_port_number user my_user_name password my_password
the location where the dataset should be installed. Only relevant for csv connection types. Defaults to current working directory
the location where the retriever log should be stored if the progress is not printed to the console