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st: RE: changing variable names


From   "Steichen, Thomas J." <SteichT@rjrt.com>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: RE: changing variable names
Date   Wed, 11 Jan 2006 11:03:28 -0500

Lia Orfei writes:
> I have a very trivial problem:
> 
> I need to attach the variable labels taken from one dataset 
> to another 
> one, and the problem is that the two datasets have the same variable 
> names but in one the names are in lower case and upper case 
> in the other.
> 
> Does anyone know a quick way of changing the case of the 
> variable names 
> by any chance?
> 
> I dont seem to be able to find the way


Get package tolower from http://fmwww.bc.edu/RePEc/bocode/t
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TITLE
      'TOLOWER': module to rename variables with lower case names

DESCRIPTION/AUTHOR(S)
      
      tolower varlist makes all variable names in the varlist lower
      case.

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