[R] [OT] Oo-calc & StAtistics

From: Ted Harding <Ted.Harding_at_manchester.ac.uk>
Date: Thu, 17 Jun 2010 21:03:53 +0100 (BST)


The thread "R licensing query" currently running has raised the classic critcisms of using Excel for statistics.

I was wondering: Has anyone applied the same or similar set of tests to OpenOffice "calc"?

Or would the Executive Summary be: "Calc is just like Excel"?

(Not that I'm a spreadsheet user, if I can avoid it; but I sometimes get asked about such things).

Sorry to be completely non-R here, but I can't think of a better place to ask!

Ted.



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Date: 17-Jun-10                                       Time: 21:03:51
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