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Re: st: destring with embedded blanks


From   "Neil Shephard" <mdeasnds@fs1.ser.man.ac.uk>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: destring with embedded blanks
Date   Thu, 03 Mar 2005 14:30:16 +0100

> 
> Perhaps something like the following....
> 
> gen new_id = real(subinstr(ID, " ","", . )
> 

Typo error noticed (after reading David's post) above should be 

gen new_id = real(subinstr(ID, " ", "", .))

Sorry for the error,

Neil

Neil Shephard
Genetics Statistician
ARC Epidemiology Unit, University of Manchester
neil.shephard@man.ac.uk
neil.shephard@mindless.com

"If your result needs a statistician then you should design a better experiment" - 
Ernest Rutherford

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