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Date:         Tue, 25 Jul 2006 17:30:14 +0200
Reply-To:     Spousta Jan <JSpousta@CSAS.CZ>
Sender:       "SPSSX(r) Discussion" <SPSSX-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
From:         Spousta Jan <JSpousta@CSAS.CZ>
Subject:      Re: CONCAT
Comments: To: Jonathan Havey <jonhavey@buffalo.edu>
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Hi Jonathan,

Is the variable Descr long enough? Did you tried to use rtrim?

COMPUTE Descr = CONCAT ("SW ",rtrim(crsno),"-",rtrim(sec)) .

Greetings

Jan

-----Original Message----- From: SPSSX(r) Discussion [mailto:SPSSX-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU] On Behalf Of Jonathan Havey Sent: Tuesday, July 25, 2006 5:27 PM To: SPSSX-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU Subject: CONCAT

I'm having trouble getting CONCAT to work with more than two items.

COMPUTE Descr = CONCAT ("SW ",crsno,"-",sec) . This successfully concatenates "SW " and the variable crsno, but stops there. The same problem occurs with using just variables.

Jonathan Havey


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