Re: [R] RODBC Package

From: Don MacQueen <>
Date: Tue 15 Mar 2005 - 02:32:19 EST

The read.xls() function in the gdata package in the gregmisc bundle will import data from Excel spreadsheets on OS X.

I've used it with R 2.0.1 on Mac OS X 10.2.8, and the current version of Excel.


At 9:53 AM +0000 3/11/05, Stephan Freyberger wrote:
>Hello R-Help,
>is there any way of using the RODBC Package on a Mac OS X
>System? If yes, what do I need to get it running. Concerning these
>issues, I am pretty unexperienced, so please state any step
>necessary. The actual problem is accessing data in Excel- files.
>(unfortunately no alternative way of entering the data).
>I already installed the Package, but it says the following:
>> versuch <- odbcConnectExcel("Thermanali-Versuch.xls")
>Error: couldn't find function "odbcConnectExcel"
>Thanks in Advance
>Stephan Freyberger
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Don MacQueen
Environmental Protection Department
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Livermore, CA, USA

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