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RE: st: succinct ado list of brief descriptions only


From   "Buzz Burhans" <buzzb3@verizon.net>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   RE: st: succinct ado list of brief descriptions only
Date   Tue, 29 May 2007 06:09:05 -0600

Thanks Ben.

That is exactly what I wanted- it yields an alphabetized list of ado files
and what they are/do.  Thanks

Buzz


Buzz Burhans, Ph.D.

Dairy-Tech Group
Twin Falls, ID
Phone: 208-320-0829
Fax: 208-735-1289 

Email: buzzb3@verizon.net
-----Original Message-----
From: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
[mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] On Behalf Of Ben Jann
Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2007 2:00 AM
To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject: Re: st: succinct ado list of brief descriptions only

Maybe, type

 . adolist store myadolist, help

then type

 . help myadolist

and then copy/past the list of packages from the Viewer. Does this help?

ben

On 5/28/07, Buzz Burhans <buzzb3@verizon.net> wrote:
> Is there a way to generate a succinct list of ado files installed on my
> computer that simply lists the ado title and the brief description, but
not
> the source?
>
> -ado- generates a list with two entries for each ado file: the source, and
> the brief description.
>
>
> -adolist store- creates a file that contains a complete list of the ado
> packages and their sources.
>
> I am looking for something like -adolist store- (whether it wrote to the
> screen, a macro, or a file) that would list the module description line
only
> as from typing -ado-.  For example:
>
> 'ESTOUT':       module  to      make    regression      tables
> 'RDCI': module to calculate risk difference confidence intervals
> 'REVRS': module to reverse variable value order
> ...
>
>
> Buzz Burhans, Ph.D.
>
> Dairy-Tech Group
> Twin Falls, ID
> Phone: 208-320-0829
> Fax: 208-735-1289
>
> Email: buzzb3@verizon.net
>
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