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Re: Determining Rho with a mixed system

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In a message dated 8/16/99 11:44:31 PM Pacific Daylight Time, 
chuckuc(--nospam--at)dnai.com writes:

<<  I don't know if that's correct, but it seems to be a reasonable
 reading of the code--and the results have looked reasonable so far.
 Chuck Utzman >>

Chuck,
How would you treat a system of plywood shearwalls and cantilevered columns 
where the columns may be used only at exterior patio covers and nowhere else 
in the main structure? How do you calculate Rho in this condition?

Dennis