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Re: st: doedit foo.do


From   Ulrich Kohler <kohler@wzb.eu>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: doedit foo.do
Date   Fri, 27 Mar 2009 09:08:10 +0100

Am Donnerstag, den 26.03.2009, 21:18 -0500 schrieb David Airey:
> .
> 
> If I type
> 
> doedit foo.do
> 
> and foo.do doesn't exist, what is the behavior of Stata on Windows or  
> Linux?
> 
> On the mac, Stata64/MP does nothing. I would have thought that is  
> should either give an error message saying the file could not be  
> found, or create foo.do.

On Linux, the Do-File editor starts with a buffer called foo.do, but the
file foo.do is not actually created on the hard disk. The file is
created as soon as you hit the the save button in the tool bar. 

Uli

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