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Re: st: deleting spaces in a string file


From   Neil Shephard <nshephard@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: deleting spaces in a string file
Date   Mon, 22 Jun 2009 20:26:16 +0100

On Mon, Jun 22, 2009 at 7:31 PM, Richard
Goldstein<richgold@ix.netcom.com> wrote:
>
> use the trim function; type -help trim- to learn about it
>

Or more generally the -subinstr()- command, both are explained under
the help for string functions (type -man strfun-).

Neil

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