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Re: st: renaming path name in 100 do-files


From   "r.c.reulen" <r.c.reulen@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: renaming path name in 100 do-files
Date   Thu, 24 Sep 2009 15:29:41 +0100

Thanks for the suggestions. I failed to mention that the do-files are
in several sub (and sub-sub) folders as well, which would make the
task more complicated.....

2009/9/24 Ulrich Kohler <kohler@wzb.eu>:
> Perhaps something along the following lines:
>
> ssc install dirtools
> ldo
> foreach file in `r(files)' {
>   filefilter `file' `file'new, from(<oldpath>) to(<newpath>)
> }
>
> Uli
>
>
> Am Donnerstag, den 24.09.2009, 15:02 +0100 schrieb raoul reulen:
>> Dear all,
>>
>> I received around 100 different do-files from a colleague, but the
>> path name in each do-file is different from my computer because the
>> do-files were on a different computer. Is there any easy way to change
>> the path in each do-file without having to physically open each
>> do-file and replace the path name?
>>
>> Thanks,
>>
>> Raoul
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