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Re: st: RE: File transfer


From   Alejandro Delafuente <alejandro.delafuente@st-antonys.oxford.ac.uk>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: RE: File transfer
Date   Tue, 9 Nov 2004 11:17:34 +0000 (GMT)

Thanks Nick, here is more information. The SPSS file has around 137 thousand 
cases. Most of the variables are numerical, and a few string variables. The 
transfer process stops at around 66 thousand cases. I am doing the transfer 
with StatTransfer from SPSS format to STATA standard version 8.0
Alex
In message <7C950A13565D9D428DA3E0F832D8A70BEFC10A@GEOGMAIL.geog.ad.dur.ac.uk> 
statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu writes:
> I think you need to say more about the SPPS (SPSS?) 
> file, and how you are transferring it, and with what software. 
> Are you issuing Stata commands? If so, what are they? 
> 
> Nick 
> n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk 
> 
> Alejandro Delafuente
> 
> > I am glad to join the group although my knowledge of STATA is rather 
> > precarious. My question is the following: While transfering a 
> > file from SPPS 
> > format to STATA half-way through the process the screen 
> > displays me the 
> > following "Invalid floating point operation". Any thoughts on 
> > how can I get around this?
> 
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Alejandro de la Fuente
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Oxford University
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