[R] Importing an Excel file

From: Vito Ricci <vito_ricci_at_yahoo.com>
Date: Thu 08 Jul 2004 - 17:44:51 EST


Hi,
I'm trying to use read.xls() function to import Excel data, but I've this error:

Error in system(cmd, intern = !verbose) : perl not found

R is running under Win2000;

This function works translating the named Microsoft Excel file into a temporary .csv file, using Greg Warnes' xls2csv perl script (installed as part of the gregmisc package).

What happens?
Cordially
Vito Ricci



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