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Re: st: string functions on the name of a variable


From   "Svend Juul" <SJ@SOCI.AU.DK>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   Re: st: string functions on the name of a variable
Date   Sun, 20 Nov 2005 23:48:51 +0100

Dev wants to identify variables including "clli" in their name.

In Stata 8 the function is index(); in Stata 9 it is strpos()
(but index() still works).

Hope this helps
Svend

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