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23 Jun 2021 01:47:32 EDT (-0400)
  Re: How to generate sphere and cylinder with csv file  
From: clipka
Date: 29 Mar 2017 12:43:45
Message: <58dbe441@news.povray.org>
Am 29.03.2017 um 16:48 schrieb Jeff:
> "Bald Eagle" <cre### [at] netscapenet> wrote:
>> clipka <ano### [at] anonymousorg> wrote:
>>> Accordin to the OP it isn't really CSV, but rather tab-separated (or
>>> blank-separated?) values.
>>>
>>> These are /not/ ideally suited for the use with `#read`.
>>
>> Right on.
>> It looks like space or tab-delimited.
>> Perhaps the OP could link to the source.
>>
>> Opening in Excel or OpenOffice and saving as true CSV ought to do it.
> -- so, i did try to run the code , and it shows me the list of information from
> the nodes.csv file. so, its probably means it could work with it.

IIRC, if your file format does not contain commas, the following may be
misinterpreted:

    47 11
    42 -12

While the first line would be interpreted as the individual numbers 47
and 11, the second line might be misinterpreted as the single number 30
(the result of the expression `42-12`).


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