Re: [R] howto import .xls and .ods

From: Gabor Grothendieck <ggrothendieck_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 01 May 2008 20:07:24 -0400

read.xls in the gdata package can read xls files. It uses a perl program and does not require Windows. There is also the related xls2csv in the same package.

On Thu, May 1, 2008 at 5:00 PM, Jonas Stein <news_at_jonasstein.de> wrote:
> Hi,
>
> i want to import data from .ods and .xls files in R on a linux system.
> Seems it was a faq in the past, but i found only solutions for Windows.
>
> Is there a handy solution for linux? The best would be something like
>
> mytab <-read.ods(...)
>
> Any hints? Thanks a lot for reading so far,
>
> --
> Jonas Stein <news_at_jonasstein.de>
>
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