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st: Re: single quotes -- NOT!!!
On Thursday, Apr 10, 2003, at 02:33 US/Eastern, Friedrich wrote:
Commands such as local foo = `bar' + 1
- --- "Christopher W. Ryan" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
What are those two little quote-like symbols around the v
in the command?
They are single quotes. See [U] 21.3.1 (Stata 7 and Stata 8).
do not involve a pair of single quotes! On the left is a backquote, or
backtick -- usually in the northeast corner of the keyboard -- and on
the right is a single quote, usually on the double quote key. If you do
not use the backtick properly, no Stata program will work !
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