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st: RE: RE: What's wrong with this "For" command?


From   "Nick Cox" <n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: RE: RE: What's wrong with this "For" command?
Date   Tue, 30 Sep 2003 11:46:12 +0100

FF NN

> > I met some confusing problem and refered to the
> > reference book but haven't got any clue yet.
> > 
> > Here's my code in the do file:
> > ......
> > gen last_occu=ro_jcd01 
> >  
> > for ro_jcd02-ro_jcd10 : last_occu=@ if @!=. 
> > .....
> > 
> > Everytime the computer told me:
> > "ro_jcd02-ro_jcd10" invalid list type 
> > while these are valid variables in my dataset

Kieran McCaul

> for var ro_jcd02-ro_jcd10 : last_occu=@ if @!=.

also insert "replace" 

Nick 
n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk 

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