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st: RE: RE: group option for generate
This was precisely Sven's main point, that
confusion can arise. But cutting the function
out of the executable would just break any
do files and programs that used it correctly,
and thus penalise the just as well as the unjust.
However, if the same people keep logs and
look at their output carefully, then said
fatal error should come to light.
> Thanks, I had consulted the previous versions but not their help file.
> I probably should point out that a goodly number of people
> will type -gen,
> group- when they mean -egen, group-. A possibly fatal error
> for people who
> don't check their result.
> Nick Cox said
> >This function went undocumented in Stata 9.
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