Tab delimited data not working...
in.bois at wanadoo.fr
Fri Mar 26 16:20:25 CST 2004
I have miss this problem. I have resolved it with this handler:
function word_new n, ligne
split ligne by tab
I don't know if it is a good solve.
Le 26 mars 04, à 14:42, Glen Bojsza a écrit :
> I have a field which is filled with tab delimited data there will
> always be some "missing data" by the nature of the type of data being
> I may have made an assumption ...
> If word 2 is missing in a line of 5 words then when I ask for word 3 I
> actually get word 4. The line shifts the words to the left.
> Does Revolution not count the tabs when it is counting the words? If I
> read a file into a spreadsheet and tell it the data is tab delimited
> it counts the words properly.
> I have set the itemDelimiter to tab but that does not solve the
> Example below I've "typed" the word tab to help explain
> 23 tab 35 tab 76 tab 55 tab 99 -- put word 3 of line 1 of fld
> "data" ==> 76
> 23 tab tab tab 76 tab 55 tab 99 -- put word 3 of line 1 of fld
> "data" ==> 55 (shouldn't it give 76 ??)
> Is this a bug, limitation, or a bad assumption?
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