[R] A curious bug in read.xls

From: Alberto Monteiro <albmont_at_centroin.com.br>
Date: Tue, 10 Jun 2008 12:43:04 -0200


I found a curious bug in read.xls. I don't know if it's reproducible.

It's like this: suppose I do a read.xls in a spreadsheet. A column begins with a number. Then, any strings below it will be rendered as NA. If the column begins with a string, then it will be rendered correctly.

Alberto Monteiro



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