[R] spreadsheet data import

ggrothendieck@yifan.net ggrothendieck at yifan.net
Fri Apr 26 16:46:35 CEST 2002

Check out the dec= parameter of the scan command.

On 26 Apr 2002 at 7:45, Tomás Revilla wrote:
> I want to import data from ms-excel and other spreadsheet formats (lotus, etc). Does exist any way to do it within 
> R? The main problem is that many spreadsheet data use comma as decimal separator and not the point as needed in R 
> (and many software for Linux), so importing data first as a tab separated values does not solve this problem.

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