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Re: st: xtile2 error


From   Richard Williams <Richard.A.Williams.5@nd.edu>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: xtile2 error
Date   Mon, 05 Apr 2004 08:41:29 -0500

At 03:20 PM 4/5/2004 +0200, Xavi Barber wrote:
Dear statalisters:

        I use a xtile2 command:
                xtile2 ttt=lnkcal  if edad3c<998, nq(4) by(sexo1 edad3c)

        bur stata say:
                program error:  matching close brace not found

        Can You help me?
The program is missing a version command, and as a result syntax changes in Stata 8 screw it up. Edit xtile2.ado and add the following immediately after the program define line:

version 7

Either that, or change this line to be Stata 8 compliant:

if "`nquantiles'"!=""{local nq "n(`nquantiles')"}

I think you change it to

if "`nquantiles'"!=""{
local nq "n(`nquantiles')"
}

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