ds.numNA {dsBaseClient}R Documentation

Gets the number of missing values in a server-side vector

Description

This function helps to know the number of missing values in a vector that is stored on the server-side.

Usage

ds.numNA(x = NULL, datasources = NULL)

Arguments

x

a character string specifying the name of the vector.

datasources

a list of DSConnection-class objects obtained after login. If the datasources argument is not specified the default set of connections will be used: see datashield.connections_default.

Details

The number of missing entries are counted and the total for each study is returned.

Server function called: numNaDS

Value

ds.numNA returns to the client-side the number of missing values on a server-side vector.

Author(s)

DataSHIELD Development Team

Examples

## Not run: 
 ## Version 6, for version 5 see the Wiki
  
  # connecting to the Opal servers

  require('DSI')
  require('DSOpal')
  require('dsBaseClient')

  builder <- DSI::newDSLoginBuilder()
  builder$append(server = "study1", 
                 url = "http://192.168.56.100:8080/", 
                 user = "administrator", password = "datashield_test&", 
                 table = "CNSIM.CNSIM1", driver = "OpalDriver")
  builder$append(server = "study2", 
                 url = "http://192.168.56.100:8080/", 
                 user = "administrator", password = "datashield_test&", 
                 table = "CNSIM.CNSIM2", driver = "OpalDriver")
  builder$append(server = "study3",
                 url = "http://192.168.56.100:8080/", 
                 user = "administrator", password = "datashield_test&", 
                 table = "CNSIM.CNSIM3", driver = "OpalDriver")
  logindata <- builder$build()
  
  connections <- DSI::datashield.login(logins = logindata, assign = TRUE, symbol = "D") 
  
  #Get the number of missing values on a server-side vector 
  
  ds.numNA(x = "D$LAB_TSC",
           datasources = connections)
  
  # clear the Datashield R sessions and logout
  datashield.logout(connections)



## End(Not run)


[Package dsBaseClient version 6.1.1 ]