Re: [R] simple data question

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

Good point. Thanks

On Fri, Jun 6, 2008 at 9:05 AM, Daniel Folkinshteyn <> 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

Let's not spend our time and resources thinking about things that are so
little or so large that all they really do for us is puff us up and make us
feel like gods. We are mammals, and have not exhausted the annoying little
problems of being mammals.

-K. Mullis

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