[R] Problem with read.xport() from foreign package

Peter Dalgaard BSA p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk
Fri Apr 26 21:02:43 CEST 2002

Don MacQueen <macq at llnl.gov> writes:

> I have found that data imported from SAS using read.xport() in package
> foreign (installed recently) does not match the original data, when
> the data consists of character strings that are only one character
> long.

This sounds very much like a bug that got fixed a short while ago. You
might try updating to the latest version.

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