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Re: st: how to avoid truncation when trimming a long string


From   Richard Williams <Richard.A.Williams.5@ND.edu>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: how to avoid truncation when trimming a long string
Date   Sun, 12 Mar 2006 19:27:30 -0500

At 06:52 PM 3/12/2006, Maarten buis wrote:
Sean:
Does -local model trim("`model'")- work? Not evaluating a local macro (leaving the = sign out)
prevents the 256 character max to bite, but this depends on what is in the original `model' local.
If that already contains more than 256 characters than the truncation already occured earlier in
the program.
HTH,
Nope. First I set model to "x"; and then

. di `"`model'"'
trim("x")



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