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metacharacters as record separators

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  • From: "Aaron E. Hirsh" <aehirsh at>
  • Date: Fri, 26 Jan 2001 01:27:26 -0500 (EST)
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Is it possible to use metacharacters as part of record separators in 
ReadList? For example, can one separate data at each occurrence of a 
number, or at each occurrence of a character other than an uppercase 

Many Thanks,

Aaron Hirsh

Aaron E. Hirsh
Center for Computational Genetics and Biological Modeling
Stanford University
tel. (650) 723-4952
fax (650) 725-0180

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