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Sat, 31 Jan 2009 10:23:54 +0900
On Thu, Jan 29, 2009 at 10:58:39AM +0100, R??mi Dewitte wrote:
I'll do what I can to help on this...
Do you have access to SPSS v16/v17 ? If so, could you generate some
system files with different length value labels? A sample file with
labels of lengths in the range [1,60], [61, 120], [121, 255] and [256,
infty] would be great.
Post them here or on the savannah pspp page.
On Thu, Jan 29, 2009 at 10:10, John Darrington <address@hidden> wrote:
> On Thu, Jan 29, 2009 at 09:33:26AM +0100, R??mi Dewitte wrote:
> What surprises me is that by just removing the truncation it already
> for me.
> Actually, I'm not too sure from whence the figure of 60 comes. The
> spssv14 documentation says 120 bytes, the limit that sys-file-writer
> permits is 255 bytes, and as you discovered, the dictionary.c and
> value-labels.c specifies 60
> Part of the problem, I think, arises in the distinction between bytes
> and characters which unfortunately is not correctly handled in all
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Re: Suggestions, Ben Pfaff, 2009/01/29