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st: A problem regarding local macro


From   Mayank Mishra <mayankm16@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   st: A problem regarding local macro
Date   Sun, 14 Aug 2011 19:40:35 +0530

Hello all,

I am using variables defined outside a do file to be used inside the
code of do file. Following is the code:

foreach under in HDFCBANK ACC BHARTIARTL{
	cd "D:\dofiles"
	do option.do `under'
	cd "D:\dofiles"
	do stock.do `under'
	cd "D:/dofiles"
	do merge.do `under'
	local name = lower(`under')
	save `name'merged
	}

but the argument that is passed to do file is null.
What could be wrong in it ?

Thanks,

OM
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