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st: Missing value= Help with gen command.

From   vikramfinavker <>
Subject   st: Missing value= Help with gen command.
Date   Thu, 5 May 2011 05:38:45 -0700 (PDT)

HI all,

I am trying to generate new variable which is sum of A and B. i used:

gen dumab=0

replace dumab=1 if A+B>0

however my problem is that where A has value and B has missing value (.) it
gives me answer (.) but instead i want 1.

Could any one please help me with this.

Thanks a lot.

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