Reply to post: WTF?

Geneticists throw hands in the air, change gene naming rules to finally stop Microsoft Excel eating their data

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Anonymous Coward

WTF?

God no - Tab separated files are the work of the devil and more or less guaranteed to not be readable by the bit of software you need to read it. CSVs are mostly brilliant - and about the only time they get their knickers in a twist is people spraying apostrophes round.

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