[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date index][Thread index]
Re: Re:st: r(603) error
Whats going on
----- Original Message -----
From: n j cox <email@example.com>
Date: Thursday, October 20, 2005 2:02 pm
Subject: Re:st: r(603) error
> A wild surmise is that the equals sign is problematic.
> The command parser may be splitting your command line
> around the = into parts that your OS then fails to understand.
> This hypothesis should be easy to refute if such a sign
> is not problematic elsewhere or easy test by seeing if
> a different character fixes the problem.
> Gregory M. Kreischer
> I have been having trouble with one particular command of a do-file
> whichsimply has me miffed. The line "save
> "`output'/`country'`congress'novotes=naysfinal.dta", replace" simply
> attempts to save a file into a folder that I created. Stata stops
> at this
> point and returns the r(603) error, saying that the file cannot be
> opened.This makes even less sense because I have another do-file
> that is almost
> identical that has no problem with the same line (the only difference
> being the name of the file). None of the help so far has been useful.
> * For searches and help try:
> * http://www.stata.com/support/faqs/res/findit.html
> * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq
> * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/
* For searches and help try: