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Re: st: RE: Preventing -infix- from trimming string variables

From   Ron´┐Żn Conroy <[email protected]>
To   [email protected]
Subject   Re: st: RE: Preventing -infix- from trimming string variables
Date   Fri, 04 Mar 2005 11:26:20 +0000

Nick Cox wrote:

I started writing a work-around, got some way with -file-
and then thought of a good name, -intext-.

A -findit- then revealed that Roger Newson had taken every
such step before, and many more.

See -intext- on SSC.

Many thanks, Nick. I had been fooling around with -pad- which you wrote for Stata 4! My next problem, which was how to append all the text files to a master file, is taken care of by -intext-, however, suggesting that Roger has had exactly the problem I have.


Ronan M Conroy ([email protected]) Senior Lecturer in Biostatistics Royal College of Surgeons Dublin 2, Ireland +353 1 402 2431 (fax 2764) -------------------- Just say no to drug reps

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