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Re: st: executing commands on exit

From   Neil Shephard <[email protected]>
To   [email protected]
Subject   Re: st: executing commands on exit
Date   Tue, 13 Sep 2011 16:33:40 +0100

On 13 September 2011 16:09, Nick Cox <[email protected]> wrote:
> Not the point: you can have several log files open simultaneously. That
> wasn't true until a few versions ago.

Ah I see now, you have to explicitly give the -,name(logname)- option
(under version 11.2 for Linux that I'm using) which permits upto five
at any one time.

Doubt I'll ever need more than one, but handy to know (I should find
the time to read -man whatsnew- more frequently).

Thanks as always for the pointers Nick,


"To consult the statistician after an experiment is finished is often
merely to ask him to conduct a post mortem examination. He can perhaps
say what the experiment died of." ~ R.A. Fisher, Presidential Address
to the First Indian Statistical Congress, 1938

Neil Shephard
Clinical Trials Research Unit /
NIHR Research Design Service for Yorkshire & the Humber
University of Sheffield
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