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Re: st: Db with an ado


From   Maarten buis <maartenbuis@yahoo.co.uk>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Db with an ado
Date   Wed, 29 Apr 2009 13:52:57 +0000 (GMT)

--- On Wed, 29/4/09, Tharyan, Rajesh wrote:
> When I issue a command followed by by a request statement
> as in something like below..
> 
> . db use
>  . di "do you want to list: (enter 1 for yes 2 for no)
> " _request(_answer)
> do you want to list: (enter 1 for yes 2 for no) . use
> "C:\data\results.dta", clear
> 
> Stata automatically uses the echo from the db use command
> as _answer. Is there anyway to prevent this?

Sounds like there is something wrong with your Stata 
instalation. The first thing you could try is type:

update all
update swap

Hope this helps,
Maarten

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Germany

http://home.fsw.vu.nl/m.buis/
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