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Re: st: String task


From   Austin Nichols <austinnichols@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: String task
Date   Fri, 1 Apr 2011 11:56:30 -0400

Daniel Marcelino <dmsilva.br@gmail.com>:

clear
input str8 day
"01/06/90"
"07"
"02/01"
"30/01"
"10"
end
split day, p(/)
list


On Fri, Apr 1, 2011 at 11:51 AM, Daniel Marcelino <dmsilva.br@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello all,
>
> I have I task with string that is split a string into two vars.
> So every character before first "/" slash if is there,  must be copied
> to var1. Also, everything after  "/" slash or if there is no "/"
> everything in the cell must be placed into var2.
> How can I do it?

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