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

From: Hans Ekbrand <>
Date: Sun, 11 May 2008 22:45:11 +0200

On Fri, May 02, 2008 at 07:35:37AM +0100, Prof Brian Ripley wrote:
> There is a *manual* on R Data Import/Export, not just an FAQ.
> This is the first request I have seen for .ods (whatever that is --

The most well-known application that uses this file format is the Calc (Spreadsheet) part of the Open Office Suite.

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          OpenDocument Spreadsheet          
  File extension    .ods                    
Internet media type oasis.opendocument.     
   Developed by     Sun Microsystems, OASIS 
  Type of format    Spreadsheet             
   Extended from    XML                     

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