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Re: st: log close


From   Richard J Stoll <stoll@rice.edu>
To   "'statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu'" <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   Re: st: log close
Date   Mon, 3 Mar 2003 19:41:24 -0600 (CST)

On Mon, 3 Mar 2003, Dimitriy V. Masterov wrote:

> Hello,
>
> I was wondering if there is a way to automatically close the log file when
> there is a dofile error of some sort. I always forget to type -log close-
> and then I get an error when I run my corrected dofile when it gets to
> the -log using...- section.
>
I think that this will accomplish what you want.

I use the following log command in my .do files:

log using xxx.log, replace

When I run the .do file after fixing my mistake, the replace option
replaces the old  version of the .log file with the new version.
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