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Date:         Wed, 7 Mar 2012 07:26:39 -0800
Reply-To:     Bruce Weaver <bruce.weaver@hotmail.com>
Sender:       "SPSSX(r) Discussion" <SPSSX-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
From:         Bruce Weaver <bruce.weaver@hotmail.com>
Subject:      Re: Running  syntax [*.sps] from within another syntax file - how
              to              do?
In-Reply-To:  <4F5772BF.3030905@gmail.com>
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Does syntax file StandardiseFileFormats.sps work when you run it interactively? If so, try changing SYNTAX=BATCH to SYNTAX = INTERACTIVE for your INSERT FILE.

HTH.

Mark Webb-5 wrote > > Thanks for this Melissa - when I try it I run into the following > problems - any suggestions? > > I want to open file store1.sav and run the StandardiseFileFormats.sps > syntax file. > This syntax files run perfectly if the GUI is used. I start with no sav > file open. > > My syntax > Get File = 'C:\MyDocs\Chuck\GamePricing\store1.sav'. > Insert file = 'C:\MyDocs\Chuck\GamePricing\StandardiseFileFormats.sps' > SYNTAX=BATCH ERROR=STOP CD=YES ENCODING='UTF8'. > > Error report > > >Error # 4293 on line 13 in column 1024. Text: (End of Command) > >The variable list is empty. > >Execution of this command stops. > > >Error # 4390 on line 13 in column 1024. Text: (End of Command) > >No format was specified where one was required. > > >Note # 214 on line 13. Command name: Formats > >Due to an error, INSERT and INCLUDE file processing has been > terminated and > >the working file has been lost. You may either redefine your data or > leave > >PASW Statistics. > > >Note # 236 > >All outstanding macros have been terminated, all INSERT and INCLUDE > processing > >has been terminated, and all outstanding PRESERVE commands have been > undone. > > > > > Mark Webb > > Line +27 (21) 786 4379 > Cell +27 (72) 199 1000 [Poor reception] > Fax +27 (86) 260 1946 > > Skype tomarkwebb > Email targetlinkmark@ > > > On 2012/03/07 04:13 PM, Melissa Ives wrote: >> >> Look at the Command Syntax Reference for INSERT (or the older INCLUDE >> command) >> >> *From:*SPSSX(r) Discussion [mailto:SPSSX-L@.UGA] *On >> Behalf Of *Mark Webb >> *Sent:* Wednesday, March 07, 2012 7:58 AM >> *To:* SPSSX-L@.UGA >> *Subject:* [SPSSX-L] Running syntax [*.sps] from within another syntax >> file - how to do? >> >> I'm struggling to find a usable references to do this. Found a >> reference to a program runsyntx. This looks awkward & I'm sure there >> is an easier way. >> All the references I get assume one opens the syntax file and follow >> the GUI - Run syntax >> >> -- >> Mark Webb >> >> Line +27 (21) 786 4379 >> Cell +27 (72) 199 1000 [Poor reception] >> Fax +27 (86) 260 1946 >> >> Skype tomarkwebb >> Emailtargetlinkmark@ &lt;mailto:targetlinkmark@&gt; >> >> ------------------------------------------------------------------------ >> PRIVILEGED AND CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION >> This transmittal and any attachments may contain PRIVILEGED AND >> CONFIDENTIAL information and is intended only for the use of the >> addressee. If you are not the designated recipient, or an employee >> or agent authorized to deliver such transmittals to the designated >> recipient, you are hereby notified that any dissemination, >> copying or publication of this transmittal is strictly prohibited. If >> you have received this transmittal in error, please notify us >> immediately by replying to the sender and delete this copy from your >> system. You may also call us at (309) 827-6026 for assistance. >

----- -- Bruce Weaver bweaver@lakeheadu.ca http://sites.google.com/a/lakeheadu.ca/bweaver/

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