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st: how to refer to a quotation mark in functions


From   "Jason Ferris" <JasonF@TURNINGPOINT.ORG.AU>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: how to refer to a quotation mark in functions
Date   Tue, 12 May 2009 09:04:19 +1000

I wish to find the position of a quotation mark in a item but Stata
keeps returning the message "too few quotes"

local pos=strpos("c:\",""")
display "`pos'"

I except 1 to be displayed

Jason

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