[R] Data separated by spaces, getting data into R using field lengths

Lauri Nikkinen lauri.nikkinen at iki.fi
Tue Sep 8 18:00:27 CEST 2009

Ok, I think that I have to give up and try to get this data separated
by some char. It seem pretty much impossible to separate those fields.
Thanks for your help and efforts.


2009/9/8 Lauri Nikkinen <lauri.nikkinen at iki.fi>:
> This is the file (see the attachment) that represents the problem I'm
> facing with the original file. I'm looking for some generic way to
> solve this problem. Thank you for your time.
> -L
> 2009/9/8 Barry Rowlingson <b.rowlingson at lancaster.ac.uk>:
>> On Tue, Sep 8, 2009 at 1:52 PM, Lauri Nikkinen<lauri.nikkinen at iki.fi> wrote:
>>> But this is not the solution I was looking for. Thanks.
>>  I think the only way you'll get the solution you are looking for is
>> if you can let us have a copy of the original input file, or at least
>> the first few lines - and not pasted into an email because special
>> characters like spaces and tabs get smushed up and confuse things.

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