[R] XML to data frame or list
ggrothendieck at myway.com
Fri Mar 11 15:43:53 CET 2005
bogdan romocea <br44114 <at> yahoo.com> writes:
: Dear useRs,
: I have a simple/RTFM question about XML parsing. Given an XML file,
: such as (fragment)
: how do I import it in a data frame or list, so that the values (100,
: 23, true) can be accessed through the names A, B and C?
: I installed the XML package and looked over the documentation...
: however after 20 minutes and a couple of tests I still don't know what
: I should start with.
: Can someone provide an example or point me to the appropriate
You could check out the ctv package that was recently announced.
It uses XML so its source would provide an example.
If its a one-time operation, Excel reads XML and you could then
use one of the many Excel to R possibilities.
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