Does read_csv support something like "tryFormats" from base::as.Date()? I see an "Automatic parsers" option from parse_date(), does this have similar functionality?
I don't think
parse_datetime has already a tryFormats feature equivalent. For that, you could use
col_types argument in
read_csv to set this colum as character and do the date parsing on a second step after reading (using
Basically, this would mean do not use readr parsing and use your own. When you want custom thing, this is often the way to go I think.
Hope it helps
Thank you! This might be a useful addition. How does one make a recommendation for future features?
You make a feature request on the GitHub repo
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