[Rd] strsplit (PR#424)

jlindsey@alpha.luc.ac.be jlindsey@alpha.luc.ac.be
Tue, 8 Feb 2000 12:58:05 +0100 (MET)

In R.99, when you strsplit with a space (split=" ") as separator and
the string contains two consecutive spaces, "" is returned.

strsplit("  "," ")
[1] "" ""
whereas it used to return character(0)
  Is this really useful like this?? It certainly messes all my code up. Jim

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