[ESS] breaking long lines in Stata do-files
spinuvit at gmail.com
Mon Feb 11 17:11:51 CET 2013
>> Oliver Jones <ojones at wiwi.uni-bielefeld.de>
>> on Mon, 11 Feb 2013 17:04:38 +0100 wrote:
> is there some way to evaluate long commands that go over multiple lines in the do-file?
> I have code like this
> label define lbl_test 1 "some label name for the value 1" 2 "another label" ///
> 3 "and even more"
C-c C-c or C-M-x should do precisely that, evaluate paragraphs.
> I tried marking both lines and then hiting C+RET, but it seems like ess doesn't
> understand that that "///" at the end of a line means that the command is
> continued on the next line.
What is C-RET for you? The default ess-eval-region-or-line-and-step
should evaluate the region if it is highlighted. If it doesn't, that
means a bug.
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