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Re: RE: st: ICE in STATA 10.0

From   [email protected] (Vince Wiggins, StataCorp)
To   [email protected]
Subject   Re: RE: st: ICE in STATA 10.0
Date   Tue, 08 Jan 2008 10:37:21 -0600

Regarding -adoupdate- and its handling of programs from the Stata Journal,
Richard Williams <[email protected]> writes,

> With SJ, the problem is that the original package never gets
> updated, e.g. st0067 is always the same st0067.  So, when authors
> send in a new version, it becomes st0067_1, then st0067_2, etc.
> [...]
> (b) adoupdate should be modified to give special treatment to SJ
> packages.  So, if st0067 is installed, it could check to see if
> there is an st0067_1 or st0067_2 or whatever.

Actually, that is exactly how -adoupdate- works.  It understands how software
updates are named for the Stata Journal and looks for the most up-to-date
version available from the Journal website.

-- Vince 
   [email protected]

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