[R] read.xport

Nelson, Gary (FWE) Gary.Nelson at state.ma.us
Thu Jul 14 22:58:31 CEST 2005

Sorry about the version.  I have version 0.8-8 of foreign. I downloaded
(and installed) it this afternoon.  The XPORT files were created in SAS
using PROC COPY.  I used the code:
temp<-read.xport("c:/temp/int82ag.xpt").  I still get only 16 file of
the 24 SAS placed into the XPORT file. The XPORT files come from
ftp://cusk.nmfs.noaa.gov/mrfss/intercept/ag/ if anyone wants to try it.
I used the .xpt in "int82ag.zip" and it appears they were created using

-----Original Message-----
From: Prof Brian Ripley [mailto:ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk] 
Sent: Thursday, July 14, 2005 2:01 PM
To: Nelson, Gary (FWE)
Cc: r-help at stat.math.ethz.ch
Subject: Re: [R] read.xport

On Thu, 14 Jul 2005, Nelson, Gary (FWE) wrote:

> I have the latest version of foreign, but it still doesn't work.  I

Are you sure: a new version was released a few hours ago?  It may not 
answer your question, but please do give actual version numbers (as the 
posting guide asks).

Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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