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RE: st: Export of a -tab3way- table in a tab-delimited format?
Indeed, there are several others who have had a go
at some tabling problem.
The idiosyncratic surveys in
Problems with tables, Part II
Stata Journal 3(4): 420--439 (2003)
Problems with tables, Part I
Stata Journal 3(3): 309--324 (2003)
covered some of the terrain.
Meanwhile, the ingenious, whether Roger or dodger,
can take a stab at the help for -_tab-.
Mind you, as an documented undocumented command,
even as compared with an undocumented undocumented
command, -_tab- may not survive the caprices of
Stata's developers. But it looks
like the object of admiration given its touch
> As Nick has already stated, -tab3way- cannot do what you
> require. Roger's
> solution is ingenious but a tad complex. I do not propose to develop
> -tab3way- or -tab2way- any further. My own attitude to
> displaying tables
> is that StataCorp needs to consider it as a whole issue, much
> as they did
> with Graphics (but on a somewhat smaller scale!), and that
> the multiplicity
> of user add-ons carries a message (actually several messages,
> some quite
> good!). I can also see that, given limited resources, the
> designers might
> also decide that development of analytical tools should take
> over display tools, and on balance my sympathy lies with
> that. Naturally, I want both and preferably yesterday.
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