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Re: st: Looping Dates & IDs


From   Ronán Conroy <rconroy@rcsi.ie>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   Re: st: Looping Dates & IDs
Date   Thu, 24 Nov 2005 16:24:49 +0000

On 24 Samh 2005, at 14:08, Nick Cox wrote:

Without knowing any more than Svend does what
is in Raphael's -hem.do-, it does seem likely
that the whole strategy of producing hundreds
of little data files and then -append-ing them
could be replaced by using just one file and
looping over the possibilities in place
Have a look, in particular, at -dsconcat- and its text file companion -tfconcat-

As Nick says, once you have a single datafile with everyone in it, running things is a piece of cake.



Ronán Conroy
rconroy@rcsi.ie




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