Date: Thu, 22 Apr 1999 14:11:01 GMT
Sender: "SPSSX(r) Discussion" <SPSSX-L@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU>
Organization: University of Missouri - St. Louis
Subject: Re: Bug in the Select If Statement
Just as an aside, are you sure you have cases with vis_date =
3,31,1999? I can't really think of another reason (although perhaps
the time-theory people are onto something).
BTW, I didn't think SPSS had variable names longer than 8 characters.
On Wed, 21 Apr 1999 16:00:23 -0400, Claudio Capone
: I just discovered that the following syntax was not performing as I had =
: expected it to.
: FILTER OFF.
: USE ALL.
: SELECT IF(visit_date >=3D DATE.MDY(1,1,1999) & visit_date <=3D DATE.MDY(3,=
: EXECUTE .
: It drops any records with the date of 3/31/1999. I thought <=3D includes =
: the date. Can anyone tell me why this might be happening?
: Thanks in advance for your help.
: Claudio A. Capone
: Data Analyst
: Value Enhancement Team
: Hartford Hospital