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st: Does a do file know its own name?


From   "Skinner Jane Dr (MED)" <Jane.Skinner@uea.ac.uk>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   st: Does a do file know its own name?
Date   Thu, 16 Aug 2007 16:48:49 +0100

Hi

Is there any way of obtaining the string "MyDoFile" programmatically
from within MyDoFile.do?  I would like to write to a log file with
the same name (different extension, obviously) in a way that is
robust to renaming or copying the do file, amongst other things.

Thanks,

Jane
-- 
Dr Jane Skinner
School of Medicine, Health Policy & Practice
University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ
E-mail: jane.skinner@uea.ac.uk  Tel: 01603 593120
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