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Re: st: How to prevent break in .do file when no observations


From   Richard Goldstein <richgold@ix.netcom.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: How to prevent break in .do file when no observations
Date   Mon, 11 Apr 2011 10:39:31 -0400

look at the nostop option (-help do-)

Rich

On 4/11/11 10:36 AM, Paul O'Brien wrote:
> Stata ends an do-file if there are no observations:
> 
> . table agecatkt31 if primary == "Other chemical" & ffy==1, row
> no observations
> r(2000);
> 
> can i prevent the .do file breaking when there are no observations?
> 
> thanks,
> 
> paul
> 
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