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Re: Re: st: About empty dataset
I will try. Thank you, Richard.
University of California, Berkeley
>At 01:22 PM 5/28/2004 -0700, Maoyong Fan wrote:
>> I noticed that the Stata program will automatically stop when the
>> dataset is empty after deleting the missing value and give out the wrong
>> information: __0000001 not found.
>> In my program, I need to run many programs on the same dataset,
>> so I open the original dataset many times in a big program. Every time I
>> drop some variables and observations, the whole program is stoped if one
>> of the dataset after selection is empty.
>> I wonder if there is some command which can force the program to
>> go on even if the dataset is empty in this subprogram after selection.
>The -capture- or -confirm- commands, or the -nostop- option on the -run-
>and -do- commands might help you out.
>Richard Williams, Notre Dame Dept of Sociology
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