[R-sig-Geo] R / ArcGIS

Mauricio Zambrano-Bigiarini mauricio.zambrano at jrc.ec.europa.eu
Fri Feb 17 08:53:28 CET 2012

On 17/02/12 08:15, Edzer Pebesma wrote:
> Hi,
> I might succeed meeting with some ESRI / ArcGIS folks at AAG next week;
> I'm in touch with them in particular about linking R to ArcGIS.
> I would like to find out if any of you has been successful (or
> unsuccessful) in reading or writing ArcGIS geodatabase files directly
> from R, by using the rgdal driver, or by some other means.

Some days ago Barry Rowlingson share a link regarding this topic:


In my opinion it would be great for the spatial community if ESRI helps 
to make it possible the open access to their new geodatabase format.

My 2 cents.

All the best,

Mauricio Zambrano-Bigiarini
Water Resources Unit (H01)
Institute for Environment and Sustainability (IES)
European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC)
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