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Date:         Tue, 3 Dec 2002 09:39:55 +1100
Reply-To:     Simon Freidin <s.freidin@iaesr.unimelb.edu.au>
Sender:       "SPSSX(r) Discussion" <SPSSX-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
From:         Simon Freidin <s.freidin@iaesr.unimelb.edu.au>
Subject:      Re: String variables:  breaking a list into it's parts
Comments: To: "Johnson, Wendy SBCCOM(N)" <Wendy.Johnson@natick.army.mil>
In-Reply-To:  <5.2.0.9.2.20021203092254.00ad6da0@clyde.its.unimelb.edu.au>
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Oops, the e-mail strips out the tabs in the first data read

edit the data block so there is a tab between the id # and the start of list >begin data >2341 skittles >3333 cheese, peanut butter >4213 beef curry, green eggs and ham, skittles >1125 cigarettes, beverage base, m&ms, gatorade, twix >1238 gum, peanuts, grape juice, coffee, potato chips >end data.

Simon

Research Database Manager and Analyst Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research The University of Melbourne MELBOURNE VIC 3010 Tel: (03) 8344 3601 Fax: (03) 8344 5630


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