[R] Call perl from R
marc_schwartz at me.com
Sun Aug 23 17:34:08 CEST 2009
On Aug 22, 2009, at 7:06 PM, Peng Yu wrote:
> I see the following package that can help me call perl from R. But the
> webpage is about 3 years old. I am wondering what the latest package
> that can help calling perl from R.
RSPerl provides the ability to call Perl from R and R from Perl. If
you want to simply call Perl scripts from R, you can create a Perl
script file and call it from R using the system() command. See ?system.
For an example, see the WriteXLS package on CRAN.
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