[Rd] re ad.spss (foreign) conflict with SPSS 17 files.

Jeroen Ooms j.c.l.ooms at uu.nl
Mon Dec 15 12:37:15 CET 2008

Prof Brian Ripley wrote:
> See the help page.   We haven't been told but it looks like the Debian 
> system is in a UTF-8 locale: reencode=FALSE is likely appropriate there.
> However, the posting guide does ask for the output of sessionInof() for a 
> good reason.

Thank you very much; the Debian machine is indeed in a UTF-8 locale. All
suggested values for the reencode parameter (utf8,ascii,FALSE) therefore do
the trick. 

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