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Re: User manual error

From: John Darrington
Subject: Re: User manual error
Date: Sat, 20 Apr 2013 12:03:21 +0200
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You are right the manual was wrong.

I have corrected it, and expended this section a little to make it clearer.

Thanks for reporting this.


On Fri, Apr 19, 2013 at 04:07:40AM +0000, Crichton, Ronald wrote:
     The manual stats the following:
     11.13 STRING
     STRING /var list (fmt spec).
     STRING creates new string variables for use in transformations.
     Specify a slash ('/'), followed by the names of the string variables to 
     In my command file I entered the following text:
     string /x (A4).
     which resulted in this error:
     Syntax error at '/': expecting variable name.
     However, the following works just fine:
     string x (A4).
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