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Re: st: drop if


From   "Austin Nichols" <austinnichols@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: drop if
Date   Fri, 21 Dec 2007 13:41:12 -0500

Ana Gabriela Guerrero Serdan <ag_guerreroserdan@yahoo.com>:

You have an extra | on the end of your command.  Try also

drop if inlist(Incident,"x132a","x355a","x132b","x354a","x353a","x353b","x355b")

On Dec 21, 2007 1:32 PM, Ana Gabriela Guerrero Serdan
<ag_guerreroserdan@yahoo.com> wrote:
> Dear all,
>
> Im using drop if to drop several observations, about a
> 100. I try using the following but receive an error
> message:
>
> . drop if Incident=="x132a" |     Incident=="x355a" |
> Incident=="x132b" |Incident=="x354a" |
> Incident=="x353a" | Incident=="x353b" |
> Incident=="x355b" |
> invalid syntax
> r(198);
>
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