[Rd] Please make Pre-3.1 read.csv (type.convert) behavior available
murdoch.duncan at gmail.com
Sat Apr 26 13:28:40 CEST 2014
On 26/04/2014, 12:23 AM, Tom Kraljevic wrote:
> We at 0xdata use Java and R together, and the new behavior for read.csv has
> made R unable to read the output of Java’s Double.toString().
It may be less convenient, but it's certainly not "unable". Use colClasses.
> This, needless to say, is disruptive for us. (Actually, it was downright shocking.)
It wouldn't have been a shock if you had tested pre-release versions.
Commercial users of R should be contributing to its development, and
that's a really easy way to do so.
> +1 for restoring old behavior.
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