Ang. Re: [Gretl-devel] Regarding the dataset command (Was: Feature requestfor sorting of variables)

andreas.rosenblad at ltv.se andreas.rosenblad at ltv.se
Thu Oct 4 04:34:10 EDT 2007


ignacio.diaz-emparanza at ehu.es @ INTERNET skrev 2007-10-04 10:09:23 :

> On Thursday 04 October 2007 08:56:23 andreas.rosenblad at ltv.se wrote:
> > Could you also add another option under the "dataset" command, e.g.
> > "dataset deleteobs <parameter>", where e.g. "dataset deleteobs 3, 5,
11-22"
> > would delete observations 3, 5 and 11-22 from the data set (i.e. from
all
> > variables in the data set) and "dataset deleteobs x>0" would delete all
> > observations where x>0 from the dataset.
> >
>
> I think the 'smpl' command maybe used in the form you need. For example,
> to work with all observations except 3,5 and 11-22 you may use
>
> smpl (obs<11 || obs>22) && obs!=3 && obs!=5 --restrict


But I want to delete the observations, not just restrict the analysis to
some observations.

Andreas



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