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Duncan Murdoch dmurdoch at pair.com
Wed Jul 14 16:29:06 CEST 2004

On Wed, 14 Jul 2004 10:11:30 -0400, Vincent Goulet
<vincent.goulet at act.ulaval.ca> wrote :

>I but you left out the extension that Windows is hiding from you.

Yes indeed!  Why Windows hides extensions has never made any sense to
me.  To turn off this seriously broken behaviour, open a folder, then
in the Tools|Folder Options dialog, find "Hide extensions for known
file types" and make sure it is not checked.  In Win XP it's under the
View tab, around 10 lines down; I think it's in other places in other

Duncan Murdoch

>On Wednesday 14 July 2004 10:02, Herman, David (NIH/NIMH) wrote:
>> Hello,
>>             I'm new to R, and I'm having trouble importing a text file (I'm
>> on Windows XP)
>> >  m <- read.table("/Desktop/work/128_L")
>> Error in file(file, "r") : unable to open connection
>> In addition: Warning message:
>> cannot open file `/Desktop/work/128_L'
>> do you know why this isn't working?  All I have is a bunch of text files,
>> each with a single column of about 30,000 rows.
>> thanks
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