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Re: st: 2 questions


From   Maarten buis <maartenbuis@yahoo.co.uk>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: 2 questions
Date   Fri, 6 Jun 2008 16:26:41 +0100 (BST)

--- Tunga Kantarci <kantarci@uvt.nl> wrote:
> 1. The second of the following two commands return an error message.
> But for some other _n it works fine.
> What may be the problem? 
> 
> count if fillq439[_n] == 3850
> count if fillq439[_n] == 7000*0.55
 
Try: count if fillq439[_n] == `=7000*0.55'

> 2. On the command window, what is the syntax to indicate Stata not to
> consider a command line?

you can type: 
* ignore this 

-- Maarten


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