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

Don MacQueen macq at llnl.gov
Fri Apr 26 21:12:38 CEST 2002

Thank you.
I see there is a newer version. I'll upgrade and test.
Apologies to all for not checking that first (only excuse is, I 
installed it only a couple of weeks ago).

At 9:02 PM +0200 4/26/02, Peter Dalgaard BSA wrote:
>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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Don MacQueen
Environmental Protection Department
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Livermore, CA, USA
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