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From |
Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com> |

To |
statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu |

Subject |
Re: st: new outreg and error code r(3499) |

Date |
Fri, 6 Apr 2012 17:35:26 +0100 |

You are not saying where you got your files from or _exactly_ how you installed them. Equally I am still just guessing that the problem lies in your installation because I can't reproduce the error. But exactly how you did it may be the root of the problem. What you seem to be missing is code for _CColJoin() which I guess to be included in http://www.stata-journal.com/software/sj12-1/sg97_4/l_Cfrmt.mlib John Gallup, the author of -outreg-, should be able to advise more directly. Nick On Fri, Apr 6, 2012 at 5:20 PM, Neil R. Meredith <nrmeredith@gmail.com> wrote: > Any ideas on how to update earlier versions of a Mata function? > > On Fri, Apr 6, 2012 at 11:03 AM, Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com> wrote: >> The new -outreg- command is user-written and from Stata Journal 12(1). >> Please remember that you are asked to explain this. >> >> I just installed -outreg- and and the same code worked fine for me on >> Stata 10.1. So, despite the installing and uninstalling, something is >> wrong with the way you did it. The difficulty lies in the Mata >> functions, which in this case are in a library. My wild guess is that >> Stata is seeing an earlier version of those Mata functions and one has >> been rewritten. >> >> Nick >> >> On Fri, Apr 6, 2012 at 4:45 PM, Neil R. Meredith <nrmeredith@gmail.com> wrote: >> >>> I’ve been working with the new outreg command and keep receiving error >>> code r(3499). I’ve read all the posts I could find in the archive >>> related to this problem and I’ve tried installing and uninstalling >>> outreg, installing outreg then restarting Stata before using outreg, >>> restarted my computer, and uninstalled then reinstalled Stata. I am >>> using Stata version 10.1. Here is an example of what I am seeing: >>> >>> sysuse auto, clear >>> (1978 Automobile Data) >>> >>> reg mpg foreign weight >>> >>> Source | SS df MS Number of obs = 74 >>> -------------+------------------------------ F( 2, 71) = 69.75 >>> Model | 1619.2877 2 809.643849 Prob > F = 0.0000 >>> Residual | 824.171761 71 11.608053 R-squared = 0.6627 >>> -------------+------------------------------ Adj R-squared = 0.6532 >>> Total | 2443.45946 73 33.4720474 Root MSE = 3.4071 >>> >>> ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ >>> mpg | Coef. Std. Err. t P>|t| [95% Conf. Interval] >>> -------------+---------------------------------------------------------------- >>> foreign | -1.650029 1.075994 -1.53 0.130 -3.7955 .4954422 >>> weight | -.0065879 .0006371 -10.34 0.000 -.0078583 -.0053175 >>> _cons | 41.6797 2.165547 19.25 0.000 37.36172 45.99768 >>> ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ >>> >>> . outreg >>> MakeSmat(): 3499 _CColJoin() not found >>> CalcStats(): - function returned error >>> <istmt>: - function returned error >>> r(3499); >>> >>> I thought that this issue was fixed this past summer. Does anyone have >>> any suggestions? Your help is greatly appreciated. * * For searches and help try: * http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/

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**Re: st: new outreg and error code r(3499)***From:*Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com>

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