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Re: st: Insertion of spaces before variable names when selectingvariables
Garry Anderson schrieb:
> Dear Statalisters
> When one clicks on a variable name from the variable window, Stata
> inserts a space before the variable name. So, if one is selecting
> variables, like var1, to insert after the i.
> xi: reg y i. var1
> the message
> varlist required
> This can be rectified by manually deleting the inserted space.
> I can see a reason why Stata inserts a space before the variable name
> because it allows one to build up a list as in
> summ var1 var2 var3
> Would it not satisfy both uses of selecting variables from the variables
> window by having Stata insert a space _after_ the variable name.
. regv1 v2 v3
The workaround is to delete the space by hand.
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