[R] R 1.2.1 - read.table - factors problem...
bitwrit at ozemail.com.au
Wed Jan 31 12:23:20 CET 2001
This _may_ be another example of the "space" problem. Numeric fields
with embedded spaces have often been converted to factors by read.table
(although I confess to not having the latest version). I usually use
tr -d '\40' < oldfile > newfile
to remove the spaces and have no problem.
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