[R] Re: Importing Excel .xls into R

Mark Myatt mark at myatt.demon.co.uk
Fri Dec 8 15:20:08 CET 2000

Alexandre Fayolle <Alexandre.Fayolle at logilab.fr> writes:
>On Wed, 6 Dec 2000, Richard A. Bilonick wrote:
>> I don't believe there is any direct way of doing this. 
>Isn't is possible to access an Excell document via ODBC ?
>Just asking, I have not tested it...

You need a driver and it will work. For a free, multi-platform solution
to not having Excel try StarOffice 5.2 (www.sun.com/staroffice).


Mark Myatt

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