item delimiter defaults

Peter Haworth pete at
Thu Nov 21 18:12:12 EST 2013

Seems like most folks issues revolve around having tab as a delimiter, no
doubt because of the way LC returns data from a database, so if a new
"thingy" named "column" could use the columnDelimiter setting, I could live
without a global or stack level default.

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On Thu, Nov 21, 2013 at 2:21 PM, Monte Goulding <monte at
> wrote:

> On 22/11/2013, at 9:02 AM, Robert Brenstein <rjb at> wrote:
> > I second this suggestion. It adds a new feature, so backward
> compatibility is not an issue, and it extends language with something quite
> useful and a better approach that changing global default.
> Wouldn't we still need to ensure the columnDelimiter is what we want it to
> be and set it back to what others expect like Jacque was pointing out it's
> pretty annoying. Working with the folder drives me nuts for example...
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