bugPSPP - Bugs: bug #41951, Pasting data: Automatically add...


bug #41951: Pasting data: Automatically add new cases and variables, if necesary

Submitted by:  Mindaugas <embar>
Submitted on:  Tue 25 Mar 2014 12:26:08 PM UTC  
Category:  Sheet Severity:  5 - Average
Status:  Fixed Assigned to:  None
Open/Closed:  Closed Release:  None
Effort:  0.00

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Sat 23 Sep 2017 05:23:58 AM UTC, comment #1:

I pushed a fix for this.

John Darrington <jmd>
Project Administrator
Tue 25 Mar 2014 12:26:08 PM UTC, original submission:

It would be nice, if PSPPIRE could

automatically create new cases and variables,
number of existing cases/variables
is lower than
data rows/columns in clipboard.

PSPPIRE could even determinate type of data: if data is text, treat new variable as text (don't ignore data - treating it as not compatible with numeric data format).

For example, at the begining there is now variables and cases;
I copy data from LibreOffice/OpenOffice Calc or MS Office Excel;
now I can paste data only if I add sufficient number of cases and variables.

Mindaugas <embar>


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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2017-09-23 jmd StatusNone => Fixed
        Open/ClosedOpen => Closed
    2016-01-15 jmd CategoryGraphical User Interface => Sheet

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