[Rd] Documentation of read.table
Prof Brian Ripley
ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Wed Mar 10 08:26:10 MET 2004
On Tue, 9 Mar 2004 kjetil at entelnet.bo wrote:
> The documentation of read.table could be a bit clearer if
> the explanation of the argument nrows makes clear that eventual
> header line(s) are not included.
Why would they be? The `rows' are of the data frame, just as in
Do you want the help file to explan what a data frame is, too?
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