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Re: st: String problem


From   "Dimitriy V. Masterov" <dvmaster@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: String problem
Date   Sun, 3 Sep 2006 16:43:46 -0400

On 9/3/06, Kelvin Foo <kelvinski@gmail.com> wrote:
Elegance aside, my variable list, if too long, would get truncated
because I assigned the macro revcovs with the "=" sign in the first
line of my above code. Is there anyway to avoid the "=' sign in that
line?
There is a way to get around the character limit for parsing:

local purge "var20"
local covars: list revcovs - purge

It's not very elegant. It seems like you should be able to do something like

local covars: list revcovs - "var20",

but I don't know how to get it to work.

HTH,
DVM
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