What is the problem you are having? Seems to work fine for me running under Windows2000:
> write.table(data.frame(a=1:3,b=4:6), file="@# x.csv", sep=",")
> read.csv(file="@# x.csv")
1 1 4
2 2 5
3 3 6
Version 2.3.1 (2006-06-01)
attached base packages:
 "methods" "stats" "graphics" "grDevices" "utils" "datasets"  "base"
other attached packages:
Li,Qinghong,ST.LOUIS,Molecular Biology wrote:
> I need to read in some files. The file names contain come meta characters such as @, #, and white spaces etc, In read.csv, file= option, is there any way that one can make the function to recognize a file path with those characters?
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