Posts Tagged ‘progress bar’

Update (2014/08/24): Since October 2013 the pbapply package is available that has picked up the idea of integrating progress bars into the apply family of functions outlined in this post. In a previous post I gave some examples of how to make a progress bar in R. In the examples the bars were created within loops. Very often […]

Every once in while I have to write a function that contains a loop doing thousands or millions of calculations. To make sure that the function does not get stuck in an endless loop or just to fulfill the human need of control it is useful to monitor the progress. So  first I tried the […]