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Re: st: Re: executing commands on exit


From   Phil Clayton <philclayton@internode.on.net>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Re: executing commands on exit
Date   Tue, 13 Sep 2011 23:19:33 +1000

Use -noisily-

For example, the last line of my profile.do file is:
noisily display "Automatic log opened $S_DATE $S_TIME"

I'm sure for the directory you could use something similar eg:
noisily pwd

Phil

On 13/09/2011, at 11:11 PM, A. Berâ wrote:

> an additional question is, when I put the following lines in
> profile.do, I don't see a message on Stata screen about the time log
> file was opened etc. The log file is created but without date time and
> directory info.
> 
> .cd "D:\Documents and Settings\My Documents\work"
> 
> .log using temp.log, name(temp) replace
> 
> a.b.
> 
> 
> 
> On Tue, Sep 13, 2011 at 3:54 PM, A. Berâ <abdullahbera@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Dear Stata Users,
>> 
>>    How can I make Stata open a log file (with a name say temp)
>> automatically when it starts and close it automatically when I exit
>> Stata?
>> 
>> I know I can put
>> 
>> .log using temp.log, name(temp)
>> 
>> in profile.do, but I don't know how to close it automatically when I
>> exit Stata. Thanks.
>> 
>> --
>> abdullah berâ
>> 
> 
> 
> 
> -- 
> abdullah berâ
> 
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