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Re: st: suffix


From   Maarten buis <maartenbuis@yahoo.co.uk>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: suffix
Date   Fri, 2 May 2008 22:26:13 +0100 (BST)

--- Tunga Kantarci <tungakantarci@hotmail.com> wrote:
> With renpfix we can prefix variables.
> However, I would like to suffix.
> Is this possible? 

*-------------  begin example --------------
sysuse auto, clear
foreach var of varlist foreign rep78 mpg {
	rename `var' `var'suffix
}
*-------------- end example ----------------
(For more on how to use examples I sent to the Statalist, see
http://home.fsw.vu.nl/m.buis/stata/exampleFAQ.html )

Hope this helps,
Maarten

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Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
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The Netherlands

visiting address:
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http://home.fsw.vu.nl/m.buis/
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