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Re: st: A way to capture the size of a file being used


From   Tirthankar Chakravarty <tirthankar.chakravarty@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: A way to capture the size of a file being used
Date   Thu, 16 Dec 2010 22:36:48 -0800

Or, you can perform the calculation on page 391 of the manual entry on -memory-:
********************************
sysuse lifeexp, replace
memory
di "File memory usage (including pointer overheads) is: " ///
	r(width)*_N + 8*_N " bytes."
********************************

T

On Thu, Dec 16, 2010 at 10:10 PM, Tirthankar Chakravarty
<tirthankar.chakravarty@gmail.com> wrote:
> Use Nikos Askitas's -ashell- (SSC) command:
>
> ********************************
> ssc install ashell, replace
> ashell dir "auto.dta" -S
> return list
> // parse the output
> local m = regexm("`r(o7)'", "[0-9,]+ bytes")
> di "The file size is: `=regexs(0)'."
> ********************************
>
> T
>
> On Thu, Dec 16, 2010 at 9:36 PM, Jason Ferris
> <JasonF@turningpoint.org.au> wrote:
>> I would like to use Stata's calculated 'file size' that is available
>> when you 'describe' your dataset.
>> Is this available at all.  I can't see it in the c-class values.  Nor
>> following the r-class values.  I did see the faq for size of dataset but
>> I am unsure if the r-class values map to Gould's formula.
>>
>> Any guidance?
>>
>> Jason
>>
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recursive class signs r, such that neither v Gen r nor Neg(v Gen r)
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