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st: RE: Problem with local variable

From   "Nick Cox" <>
To   <>
Subject   st: RE: Problem with local variable
Date   Sun, 18 Mar 2007 18:31:09 -0000

Still wrong! The problem is with a local macro. 


Jean Bouyer
> Oops, sorry, the last mail had a wrong title...

> In a loop, I use a local integer variable x that goes from 1 to k. In 
> some commands within the loop, I need using the value x-1. I succeed 
> in creating another local variable : local x1=`x'-1. But I wonder why 
> it didn't work when I used directly ``x'-1'. What is wrong in this 
> syntax ?

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