[R] read a file of text with read.table

Rolf Turner r.turner at auckland.ac.nz
Thu Jun 26 11:27:39 CEST 2014

On 26/06/14 20:47, Frede Aakmann Tøgersen wrote:
> Hi
> Actually I had to read the man before answering Carol. Here it goes:
> stringsAsFactors: logical: should character vectors be converted to
>            factors?  Note that this is overridden by 'as.is' and
>            'colClasses', both of which allow finer control.
> So setting colClasses should work.


You are absolutely correct; setting colClasses *should* work.  So either 
Carol has done something strange about which she is not telling us, or 
the paranoids ***really are*** out to get her! :-)


Rolf Turner

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