[R] Error when writing to Excel files using the packages xlsx and xlsx2
dwinsemius at comcast.net
Wed Jul 13 17:49:23 CEST 2011
On Jul 13, 2011, at 9:14 AM, syrvn wrote:
> thanks for this web page!
Grothendieck had offered:
There are quite a few approaches listed here:
> We decided to go for XLConnect because it can read and write xlsx
> With that package we get the same error message (see above) as with
> the xlsx
There is no "above" in you current message. Most of us are _not_ using
Nabble to read r-help postings.
> After that error we even end up with a corrupted excel spread sheet.
> We are
> not able
> to open it any longer.
> Because both packages use java as an interface we may conclude it is
> not an
> error in
> the package itself but with java.
> Any other advices?
Surely using two packages does not exhaust the advice on that page.
(... which you did not provide as context ... what fraction of Nabble
users _ever_ read the Posting Guide?)
In particular: The xls.write function in gdata uses Perl.
David Winsemius, MD
West Hartford, CT
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