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Re: st: Referring to a varname, leading to errors
Ulrich Kohler <email@example.com> wrote:
> From that point of view some sort of command and variable
> completion in the command window -- like in unix-shells --
> would be as comfortable as abbreviations but slightly more
A tab completion mode for var names was introducted in stata8.
Unfortunately not for command names.
In the case of an ambiguity --i.e. completion may lead to several
different var names, then the tab key does nothing. Displaying a
list of all possible completions, similar to what the sh, bash or
zsh shells do, would be rather useful.
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