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Hi lpb612! Thanks for the great work on Working with CSV files. You might like to create your user page (can be very simple, perhaps just say how long you've used Vim – see Special:Listusers for some ideas). You are welcome to put any to-do or other notes related to Vim or the wiki under your user page. --JohnBeckett 23:52, 16 July 2008 (UTC)
Please format your user page however you like, but FYI you could do it like this:
Pages I have contributed in:
- Working with CSV files
- Formatting paragraphs in LaTeX: an "environment-aware gqap"
- Text (Especially LaTeX) Formatter
The last two lines are alternatives -- see the wikitext by editing the page.
Similarly, keep the Comments section if you want, but we normally don't have that on a user page. It is standard wiki practice for comments about a user, or their user page, or their edits, to be conducted on the talk (discussion) page for that user (as I am doing here). It's generally inadvisable to edit a user's page unless required to remove a problem (e.g. possible spam or libel, or other outrageous comments, particularly if directed at some other person). --JohnBeckett 08:24, 23 July 2008 (UTC)
Thanks for the comment. I will try to follow these common practices. I really need to find time to read the tutorial about editing wikia pages and the rules here. But I am learning a lot from you already. --Lpb612 13:46, 23 July 2008 (UTC)
You might like to look at the CSV tip (and its talk page) to see two major enhancements: floating point sorting and ability to specify the delimiter. It's amazing how well the whole thing works! --JohnBeckett 07:02, 14 October 2008 (UTC)