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Re: st: shellout for outreg2


From   Aaron <ylacademics@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: shellout for outreg2
Date   Fri, 28 Oct 2005 10:00:08 -0500

Thanks so much, Roy. Outreg remains my favorite output program for its
ease of use and powerful functions in terms of outputing results of a
large number of regression models.


On 10/26/05, roy wada <roywada@hotmail.com> wrote:
> One of the two companion commands for outreg2 is shellout, which provides
> immediate access to the formed tables. shellout is a wrapper for shell.
> Unlike shell, shellout does not require the exact file path of the program
> in order to open a non-Stata document and will automatically close the DOS
> command window after the document has been opened.
>
> Unfortunately, shellout only works for Windows XP/NT. I do not have access
> to other computer platforms and therefore cannot make the necessary
> adjustments for non-Windows. I would be more than happy to add the necessary
> codes to outreg2/shellout if someone would provide them to me.
>
> The codes should be such that only the name of the document (myfile.doc) is
> sufficient to cause it to be opened using the associated program (MS Word).
> In other words, it must be path-invariant. Having to specify the directory
> path for a program is no fun at all and would not be very useful
> implementing from inside outreg2.
>
> Thanks,
>
> Roy Wada
>
>
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