Re: [R] Reading a file created with Fortran

From: Dieter Menne <>
Date: Wed, 27 Feb 2008 07:50:38 +0000 (UTC)

Ben Bolker <bolker <at>> writes:

> Perhaps read.fwf is what you want? (fwf stands for
> "fixed width format"). You would have to work out the
> field widths, but it would seem to be pretty straightforward).

> [A little bit of extra verbiage will make gmane happier ...]
> Ben Bolker

True, gmane is a bit too strict, but overall it would help improve the clarity if everyone in R-help would use gmane.

(To the non-gmanians): the gmane interface to R-help

simply refuses to post messages with high quoted/reply ratio.

Dieter mailing list PLEASE do read the posting guide and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code. Received on Wed 27 Feb 2008 - 08:00:45 GMT

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