|Date: ||Mon, 27 May 1996 09:42:42 -0600|
|Reply-To: ||Albert Beaulne <abeaulne@GPU.SRV.UALBERTA.CA>|
|Sender: ||"SPSSX(r) Discussion" <SPSSX-L@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU>|
|From: ||Albert Beaulne <abeaulne@GPU.SRV.UALBERTA.CA>|
|Subject: ||Re: continuation lines|
In spss you can use the "+" sign for a line continuation in column 1
>I'm not sure if I'm reading you correctly but when I am using multiple
>expressions in a SELECT IF, I use the select data window and let the
>statement wrap (i.e., typing it all in one continuous "line" of sorts).
>On Tue, 14 May 1996 fzcapit@EUCLID.UCDAVIS.EDU wrote:
>> I have a pretty complicated SELECT IF statement to run (actually, preceded
>> by a TEMPORARY command), and SPSS for Windows seems to indicate it all
>> has to be on one line. Is there some way to continue it across
>> lines (so that it all appears on my screen)? Something like the old
>> FORTRAN codes in the first column of the card to indicate a continuation?
>> I can't seem to find any relevant info in the manuals. Thanks.
>> John Capitanio