[R] Import Access MDB on line

Barry Rowlingson b.rowlingson at lancaster.ac.uk
Fri Nov 18 14:19:55 CET 2011

On Fri, Nov 18, 2011 at 12:15 PM, Raphael Saldanha
<saldanha.plangeo at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi!
> I need to import an Access MDB database from this FTP address:
> ftp://geoftp.ibge.gov.br/Organizacao/Localidades/cadastro_localidades_selecionadas.mdb
> I tried with Hmisc mdb.get and RODBC without sucess.... any tip?

 What kind of not success did you have?  Did you download the file
okay? Did mdb.get give you any error messages? Did you try running
some of the mdb-tools commands on it? Did you try loading it into
Access? You haven't told us what operating system you are running or

 More details please!

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