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st: RE: Re: API or dll to read Stata file format


From   "Salah Mahmud" <salaheddin.mahmud@mcgill.ca>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: RE: Re: API or dll to read Stata file format
Date   Fri, 6 Feb 2004 17:36:16 -0500

> 
> "DLL" sounds like some OS-specific construct. The file format for Stata
> .dta files is published in the Programming manual, [p] file formats
> .dta. You can use that specification to write your code to read the
> .dta file without making that routine specific to any particular OS.
> 
> Kit
[SM] For an example of the above see the C code for the R library "Foreign"
available from the R-project website. This library can read/write Stata
files (not sure about Stata 8 file format).

Salah

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