This function tries to guess which separator was used in a text delimited file

sepguesser(file, sep_list = c(",", "\t", ";", " "))

## Arguments

file The name of the file which the data are to be read from A vector containing the candidates for being identified as separators. Defaults to c(",", "\t", ";"," ")

## Value

A character value, corresponding to the guessed separator. One of "," (comma), "\t" (tab), ";" (semicolon)," " (whitespace)

## Examples

sepguesser(system.file("extdata/design_commas.txt", package = "ideal"))
#> [1] ","sepguesser(system.file("extdata/design_semicolons.txt", package = "ideal"))
#> [1] ";"sepguesser(system.file("extdata/design_spaces.txt", package = "ideal"))
#> [1] " "mysep <- sepguesser(system.file("extdata/design_tabs.txt", package = "ideal"))

# to be used for reading in the same file, without having to specify the sep