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Re: st: Substring command


From   Ronán Conroy <rconroy@rcsi.ie>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Substring command
Date   Thu, 20 Apr 2006 17:24:30 +0100

On 20 Aib 2006, at 12:27, Mosca, Ilaria wrote:

I have a string variable that looks like the following:
100-2555
500-2341
564-5213
I would like to generate another variable that takes away the dash. In
other words, the new variable would be the following:
1002555
5002341
5645213
I'd be tempted to use -destring- with the option to ignore("-")


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