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Re: st: R: if and if


From   "Ashim Kapoor" <ashimkapoor@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: R: if and if
Date   Thu, 13 Nov 2008 16:29:33 +0530

Thanks Neil.

Ashim.

On Thu, Nov 13, 2008 at 4:22 PM, Neil Shephard <nshephard@nhs.net> wrote:
> Ashim Kapoor wrote:
>> Hello Carlo,
>>
>> cond would not be useful cos it can do ONLY 2 conditions. I want to be
>> able to use it in MANY conditions. Is there a SUPER cond which can do
>> that ?
>>
> I'm not aware, nor am I clear on what you mean by a "SUPER cond", but
> its straight-forward and permissible to nest -cond()- statements along
> the lines of...
>
> gen t = cond(a == 1, 1, cond(b == 1, 2, cond(c == 1, 3, 0, .), .), .)
>
> Neil
>
> --
> "We should make things as simple as possible, but not simpler" - Anon (not Albert Einstein)
>
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