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Re: st: Testing equality of multiple values


From   Maarten buis <maartenbuis@yahoo.co.uk>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Testing equality of multiple values
Date   Tue, 18 Sep 2007 22:12:01 +0100 (BST)

--- Zachary Neal <stata_at_uic@yahoo.com> wrote:
> I have 26 local macros defined, named a-z.  Is there a
> simpler way to test whether `a' is equal to any of the
> other macros b-z than: `a'==`b' | `a'==`b' | ... |
> `a'==`z'?

see: -help inlist-

Hope this helps,
Maarten

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