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st: Save scalar in r() to be returned


From   John Antonakis <John.Antonakis@unil.ch>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   st: Save scalar in r() to be returned
Date   Sun, 03 Mar 2013 12:41:43 +0100

Hi:

I have written a program and I would like to have Stata save and store a scalar (e.g., "hello") in r(); suppose the value of hello is .52. Thus, this result should be accessible after the user types -return list-.

So, after the program is run, when the user types -return list- I would like Stata to return:

scalars:
           r(hello) =  .52

How would I do that, i.e., create a result stored in r()?

Best,
J.

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