bugPSPP - Bugs: bug #25732, FREQUENCIES doesn't support /ORDER...


bug #25732: FREQUENCIES doesn't support /ORDER subcommand

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Sat 28 Feb 2009 11:47:10 PM UTC  
Category: Syntax ParserSeverity: 1 - Wishlist
Status: FixedAssigned to: None
Open/Closed: ClosedRelease: Future
Effort: 0.00

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Mon 16 Mar 2015 10:52:47 AM UTC, comment #3:

I think Ben fixed this.

John Darrington <jmd>
Project Administrator
Mon 02 Mar 2009 04:43:55 AM UTC, comment #2:

The order subcommand is not currently supported by PSPP.

John Darrington <jmd>
Project Administrator
Mon 02 Mar 2009 03:41:09 AM UTC, comment #1:

On the documentation of pspp FREQUENCIES I didn't see any mention to the "ORDER" option. What did you try to make with "/ORDER=ANALYSIS"?
The documentation of FREQUENCIES is on:

Michel Boaventura <michelboaventura>
Project Member
Sat 28 Feb 2009 11:47:10 PM UTC, original submission:

I tried to run following statement on the attached .sav file:

FREQUENCIES VARIABLES=Etnity PovertySub b12sup EducationHalf MariStatus Status /ORDER=ANALYSIS.

And got following syntax error:

/home/arie/psppire/b12.sps:2: syntax error: Syntax error expecting end of command at `ORDER'.

The command works perfectly under SPSS 16 though.



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file #19436:  nongmoo.sps added by None (3kB - text/plain)
file #17552:  b12.sav added by None (19kB - application/octet-stream - The data file to operate on)


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    Date Changed By Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced By
    Mon 16 Mar 2015 10:52:47 AM UTCjmdStatusNone=>Fixed
    Sat 14 May 2011 04:45:53 AM UTCblpReleaseNone=>Future
    Fri 08 Jan 2010 04:55:05 AM UTCNoneAttached File-=>Added nongmoo.sps, #19436
    Sun 22 Mar 2009 09:56:06 AM UTCjmdSummarySyntax error during parsing FREQUENCIES statement=>FREQUENCIES doesn't support /ORDER subcommand
    Mon 02 Mar 2009 04:43:55 AM UTCjmdSeverity5 - Average=>1 - Wishlist
    Sat 28 Feb 2009 11:47:10 PM UTCNoneAttached File-=>Added b12.sav, #17552

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