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st: Re: looping with vars across file


From   "Martin Weiss" <martin.weiss1@gmx.de>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: Re: looping with vars across file
Date   Sat, 11 Oct 2008 14:10:40 +0200

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Martin _______________________ ----- Original Message ----- From: "mai7777" <mai7777@gmail.com>
To: <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Sent: Saturday, October 11, 2008 8:44 AM
Subject: st: looping with vars across file


Hi,
I have two files, file 1 and file 2. I want to use each var (one by
one) from file 1 to run a loop in file 2.
Eg:

File one:
var1  var2....varn
101    99       .
76     104     .
89     107     .

I want to run a loop in file two that takes each value for vars1-varn
in file 1 and loops over it: So for var1 of file1, I want to run the
following loop in file2:
foreach i in `i' 101 76 89 {
......
}

and so on for each var of file 1.
Is there a way to do that?

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