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st: Ignore accents while sorting international characters


From   John LeBlanc <leblancj@dal.ca>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: Ignore accents while sorting international characters
Date   Tue, 17 Jun 2008 22:34:01 -0300

How does one ignore accents while sorting international characters?

sort & gsort deliver this:

ecole
school
école

What I'd like is this:
ecole
école 
school

No mention of this in Stata 9 manual.

John LeBlanc
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John C. LeBlanc, MD, MSc, FRCPC
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Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Community Health and Epidemiology
Dalhousie University

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