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st: RE: AW: forvalues i = 0(.05).15


From   David Airey <david.airey@Vanderbilt.Edu>
To   Statalist <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: RE: AW: forvalues i = 0(.05).15
Date   Mon, 9 Nov 2009 14:07:27 -0600

.



-help forvalues- should probably carry a warning regarding the hazard
highlighted by David, particularly given the fact that it advocates "...a
loop over noninteger values" in its last example...



HTH
Martin

True, especially because the issue that bit me bit Stata: see the output misses 38! See below.

Thanks Nick and Martin.

-Dave

. forvalues x = 31.3 31.6:38 {
  2. display `x'
  3. }
31.3
31.6
31.9
32.2
32.5
32.8
33.1
33.4
33.7
34
34.3
34.6
34.9
35.2
35.5
35.8
36.1
36.4
36.7
37
37.3
37.6
37.9


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