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"Nick Cox" <n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk> |

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<statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu> |

Subject |
RE: st: restricting Stata to behave as Small Stata |

Date |
Fri, 23 Apr 2010 17:47:19 +0100 |

That's an interesting claim, although quite unspecific. But if the implication is that those user-written commands use more resources than Small Stata allows, then it's not a criticism of those commands, except secondarily if the required resources are not documented or implied. Otherwise I have no idea what this implies. On behalf of user-programmers everywhere, I invite Constantine to make his report specific. Nick n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk Constantine Daskalakis It's not as easy as this. Certain user-written commands won't run on Small Stata and unless you want to look carefully at their code there's no way to tell until you actually try them on a Small Stata. I've had the same problem myself. On 4/23/2010 12:02 AM, Richard Williams wrote: > At 09:46 PM 4/22/2010, Airey, David C wrote: >> . >> >> How can I hobble Stata 11 to behave as Small Stata? I wanted to know >> if Small Stata will run all exercises for a class. > > Here are the limits for small Stata: > > "Small Stata is limited to analyzing datasets with a maximum of 99 > variables and 1,200 observations. Small Stata can have at most 99 > right-hand-side variables in a model." > > Also, if you type -help limits- in Stata you will see what the other > limits are. My guess is that most of these won't affect you unless you > are doing something weird like giving them programs with super-long macros. > * * For searches and help try: * http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/

**Follow-Ups**:**Re: st: restricting Stata to behave as Small Stata***From:*Stas Kolenikov <skolenik@gmail.com>

**References**:**st: restricting Stata to behave as Small Stata***From:*"Airey, David C" <david.airey@Vanderbilt.Edu>

**Re: st: restricting Stata to behave as Small Stata***From:*Richard Williams <Williams.NDA@comcast.net>

**Re: st: restricting Stata to behave as Small Stata***From:*Constantine Daskalakis <c_daskalakis@mail.jci.tju.edu>

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