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RE: st: RE: Macro question


From   "Nick Cox" <n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   RE: st: RE: Macro question
Date   Tue, 15 Mar 2005 16:42:05 -0000

I am not sure of what relates to what, but if 
your message comes from 

di "`olist'" 

then that in turn needs compound double quotes: 

di `"`olist'"' 

Nick 
n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk 

Fred Wolfe
 
> Thanks Nick and Nick.
> 
> I modified the code slightly for my application, and I get 
> the same error 
> with the two suggested methods. Suggestion?
> 
> local vlist: list clean vlist
> local olist : subinstr local vlist `" "' `"", ""' , all
> local olist `""`olist'""'
> di "`olist'"
> 
> 
>   callparmby "reg totcost03 age sex `var'",fwrelabel pformat(%9.3f) 
> eformat(%9.1f) vlist(plaghaq_ plaghaq2 plagpas)
> plaghaq_disability", "plaghaq2", "plagpas"" invalid name
> r(198);
> 

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