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st: Re: saving enumerated file names


From   Kit Baum <baum@bc.edu>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   st: Re: saving enumerated file names
Date   Sat, 24 Feb 2007 10:24:29 -0500

DOS-style filename users can avoid these problems by using forward slashes, which do not trigger Stata's syntax parser. I.e.

cd "c:/mystuff/project1/statafiles"

will work just fine, and will avoid all of the hassles encountered when using \.


Kit Baum, Boston College Economics
http://ideas.repec.org/e/pba1.html
An Introduction to Modern Econometrics Using Stata:
http://www.stata-press.com/books/imeus.html


On Feb 24, 2007, at 2:33 AM, statalist-digest wrote:


Thanks, but it doesn't work. The problem persists, so
weird.


- --- Rajesh Tharyan <R.Tharyan@exeter.ac.uk> wrote:

Hi,

Sorry forgot the link to the explanation ..

See this link

How do I assign multiple backslash characters to
macros in Stata?
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