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Re: st: looping over several macros


From   Maarten buis <maartenbuis@yahoo.co.uk>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: looping over several macros
Date   Tue, 15 Feb 2011 16:34:58 +0000 (GMT)

--- On Tue, 15/2/11, Maarten buis wrote:
> Is this what you are looking for:
> 
> *------------ begin example ----------------
> local foo "a b"
> local bar "1 2"
> 
> forvalues i = 1/2 {
>     local part_foo : word `i' of `foo'
<snip>

I should have added that the place to read more
about these is the helpfile for extended macro 
functions: -help extended_fcn-. I never remember
that name, so I always look for -help macro- and
follow the link. 

Hope this helps,
Maarten

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Maarten L. Buis
Institut fuer Soziologie
Universitaet Tuebingen
Wilhelmstrasse 36
72074 Tuebingen
Germany

http://www.maartenbuis.nl
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