Re: [R] simple data question

From: stephen sefick <ssefick_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 06 Jun 2008 10:13:55 -0400

Good point. Thanks

On Fri, Jun 6, 2008 at 9:05 AM, Daniel Folkinshteyn <dfolkins_at_gmail.com> wrote:

> should work - don't even have to put them in quotes, if your field
> separator is not space. why don't you just try it and see what comes out? :)
>
> on 06/06/2008 08:43 AM stephen sefick said the following:
>
> if I wanted to use a name for a column with two words say Dick Cheney and
>> George Bush
>> can I put these in quotes "Dick Cheney" and "George Bush" to get them to
>> read into R using both read.table and read.zoo to recognize this.
>> thanks
>>
>> Stephen
>>
>>

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