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Phil Schumm <pschumm@uchicago.edu> |

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statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu |

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Re: st: using varlist wildcards in anova |

Date |
Sat, 3 Apr 2010 17:21:21 -0500 |

On Apr 3, 2010, at 4:45 PM, Vineet Bhagwat wrote:

So I guess I'm wondering why the command"anova y t* " won't work, it gives the error "t ambiguousabbreviation"I created a smaller test dataset with only 3 variables, y, t1991,and t1992 and get the same error, so I don't think it's stemmingfrom the dataset but how anova works.

anova y t*

. anova y t t ambiguous abbreviation r(111); You'll also get that if you have an errant space between the t and *: . anova y t * t ambiguous abbreviation r(111);

list y t* will throw the same error for you? If you want, take your dataset with 3 variables, type the commands keep in 1/3 li anova y t*

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**Follow-Ups**:**Re: st: using varlist wildcards in anova***From:*Vineet Bhagwat <vineet.bhagwat@gmail.com>

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**Re: st: using varlist wildcards in anova***From:*Phil Schumm <pschumm@uchicago.edu>

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