# writeSample -- write sample data to a directory

## Synopsis

• Usage:
writeSample(Sample,String)
• Inputs:
• S, an instance of the type Sample, to be written to a file
• DirName, , name of the directory where the sample data should be stored

## Description

Write a random sample to a directory on disk. This function creates a directory in which the model and data are stored: one text file contains the information about the model used to generate the sample, and another text file contains the information about the sample itself.

 i1 : writeSample(sample(ER(2,3,0.1),5), "testDirectory") i2 : mySample = sample("testDirectory") o2 = Sample{...4...} o2 : Sample i3 : peek mySample o3 = Sample{ModelName => Erdos-Renyi } Parameters => (2, 3, .1) SampleSize => 5 2 2 2 2 2 Data => {{x , x x }, {0}, {x x , x x }, {0}, {x x }} 1 1 2 1 2 1 2 1 2