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Re: st: -postfile, every()-?


From   "Stas Kolenikov" <skolenik@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: -postfile, every()-?
Date   Fri, 28 Mar 2008 11:09:37 -0500

That's one and the same thing. -simulate- is a higher level wrapper
around -post-. I like the latter more, as I can have some flexibility
in organizing my simulations and collecting their results.

On 3/28/08, Antoine Terracol <Antoine.Terracol@univ-paris1.fr> wrote:
> Alan Riley wrote:
>  >
>  > The -every(#)- option of -postfile- is intended to cause -post- to
>  > write its information to disk every # times that it is called.
>  >
>  > However, Stas has found a bug related to the -every(#)- option which
>  > causes -post- to cache observations in memory longer than it should
>  > before it writes them to disk.
>
>
>
> I've noticed the same behaviour when using -saving(filename, every(#))-
>  in -simulate-
>
>  Antoine
>
>
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