Re: Re: Bug in Import?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg54817] Re: [mg54806] Re: Bug in Import?*From*: Clifford Martin <camartin at snet.net>*Date*: Wed, 2 Mar 2005 22:29:06 -0500 (EST)*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

I found the same thing under Version 5.0. No problem with this export and import. Cliff --- virgilio at ieee.org wrote: > Mark Fisher wrote: > > (1) I export a data set that has two identitcal > rows. > > (2) I use "!!" to display the stored file, showing > that it contains > two > > identical rows. > > (3) I import the file, the result of which does > *not* have two > identical > > rows: The first row is different from the second > row. > > > > Export["test.tsv", > > {{"2005-01-24", "2005-02-14"}, > > { "2005-01-24", "2005-02-14"}}] > > > > !!test.tsv --> > > > > 2005-01-24 2005-02-14 > > 2005-01-24 2005-02-14 > > > > Import["test.tsv"] --> > > > > {{2005-01-24, 2005-02-14}, > > {2005, -1, -24, 2005, -2, -14}} > > > > Surely this is a bug. > > > > (I sent this example to support at wolfram.com three > weeks ago, but the > > only response I've received is that it's not a > bug. Frankly, I don't > > think the tech person who responded understood the > example.) > > > > I am using version 5.1 for Windows. > > > > --Mark. > > Hi Mark, > > FWIW, on v5.0, I can't reproduce your problem yet. > Here is what I get: > > > In[1]:= > Export["test.tsv", > {{"2005-01-24", "2005-02-14"}, > { "2005-01-24", "2005-02-14"}}] > Out[1]= > test.tsv > > In[2]:= > !!test.tsv > >From In[2]:= > 2005-01-24 2005-02-14 > 2005-01-24 2005-02-14 > > In[3]:= > Import["test.tsv"] > Out[3]= > {{2005-01-24,2005-02-14},{2005-01-24,2005-02-14}} > > In[4]:= > $Version > Out[4]= > 5.0 for Microsoft Windows (June 10, 2003) > > > Vince Virgilio > >