[R] A curious bug in read.xls

Alberto Monteiro albmont at centroin.com.br
Tue Jun 10 16:43:04 CEST 2008

I found a curious bug in read.xls. I don't know if it's reproducible.

It's like this: suppose I do a read.xls in a spreadsheet. A column
begins with a number. Then, any strings below it will be rendered as NA.
If the column begins with a string, then it will be rendered correctly.

Alberto Monteiro

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