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st: pass quotes in a local macro


From   moleps islon <moleps2@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   st: pass quotes in a local macro
Date   Sat, 27 Jun 2009 01:27:22 +0200

I get an error msg running your code-seems to be missing a double
quote in the beginning of the string-and I still dont get how to pass
the double quotes.

. sysuse auto, clear
(1978 Automobile Data)

. levelsof for, local(levs)
0 1

. foreach level of local levs{
  2. loc xt `xt' `level' /* */  "`:label(foreign) `level''"
  3. }

. di "`xt'"
0 Domestic" 1 "Foreign"" invalid name
r(198);

end of do-file


Regards,
M
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