readtext: Import and Handling for Plain and Formatted Text Files

Functions for importing and handling text files and formatted text files with additional meta-data, such including '.csv', '.tab', '.json', '.xml', '.pdf', '.doc', '.docx', '.xls', '.xlsx', and others.

Version: 0.50
Depends: R (≥ 3.3.1)
Imports: utils, stringi, data.table, httr, antiword, pdftools, tibble, jsonlite (≥ 0.9.10), streamR, XML, readxl, readODS
Suggests: quanteda (≥, knitr, rmarkdown, testthat
Published: 2017-05-22
Author: Kenneth Benoit [aut, cre, cph], Adam Obeng [aut], Paul Nulty [ctb], Stefan Müller [ctb]
Maintainer: Kenneth Benoit <kbenoit at>
License: GPL-3
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: readtext results


Reference manual: readtext.pdf
Vignettes: Readtextfiles
Package source: readtext_0.50.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X El Capitan binaries: r-release: readtext_0.50.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-oldrel: readtext_0.50.tgz

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse suggests: cld2


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