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Re: st: hw advice wanted


From   Neil Shephard <nshephard@nhs.net>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: hw advice wanted
Date   Thu, 16 Oct 2008 09:13:19 +0100

Michael McCulloch wrote:
> As a novice Stata user, my experience in switching from Windows to Mac
> platform was that the most difficult part was simply knowing that the
> slash-markused in directory addresses just leans the other way! Neil
> is correct in that you would hardly notice the difference.
Under Windows Stata recognises '\' in directory paths (the traditional
default under a DOS/Command prompt, although '/' works under XP at
least) and '/' (the default under a GNU/Linux terminal and other apps,
'\' won't work under OSX or GNU/Linux).

Neil

-- 
"We should make things as simple as possible, but not simpler" - Anon (not Albert Einstein)


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