write.text {SparkR}R Documentation

Save the content of SparkDataFrame in a text file at the specified path.


Save the content of the SparkDataFrame in a text file at the specified path. The SparkDataFrame must have only one column of string type with the name "value". Each row becomes a new line in the output file.


write.text(x, path, ...)

## S4 method for signature 'SparkDataFrame,character'
write.text(x, path, mode = "error", ...)



A SparkDataFrame


The directory where the file is saved


additional argument(s) passed to the method.


one of 'append', 'overwrite', 'error', 'errorifexists', 'ignore' save mode (it is 'error' by default)


write.text since 2.0.0

See Also

Other SparkDataFrame functions: SparkDataFrame-class, agg, alias, arrange, as.data.frame, attach,SparkDataFrame-method, broadcast, cache, checkpoint, coalesce, collect, colnames, coltypes, createOrReplaceTempView, crossJoin, cube, dapplyCollect, dapply, describe, dim, distinct, dropDuplicates, dropna, drop, dtypes, except, explain, filter, first, gapplyCollect, gapply, getNumPartitions, group_by, head, hint, histogram, insertInto, intersect, isLocal, isStreaming, join, limit, localCheckpoint, merge, mutate, ncol, nrow, persist, printSchema, randomSplit, rbind, registerTempTable, rename, repartition, rollup, sample, saveAsTable, schema, selectExpr, select, showDF, show, storageLevel, str, subset, summary, take, toJSON, unionByName, union, unpersist, withColumn, withWatermark, with, write.df, write.jdbc, write.json, write.orc, write.parquet, write.stream


## Not run: 
##D sparkR.session()
##D path <- "path/to/file.txt"
##D df <- read.text(path)
##D write.text(df, "/tmp/sparkr-tmp/")
## End(Not run)

[Package SparkR version 2.3.0 Index]