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Date:         Mon, 30 Oct 2000 16:04:46 -0500
Reply-To:     Gary.M.McQuown@FRB.GOV
Sender:       "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
From:         Gary McQuown <Gary.M.McQuown@FRB.GOV>
Subject:      Proc Format CNTIN= Problem
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I am receiving the following error when I attempt to create a format from the results of a proc contents

with the following code: proc format cntlin=b2;

ERROR: This range is repeated, or values overlap: .-..

There are 1,700+ variables in the data set, but all a valid SAS (v6.12) names.

The following is a snip of the proc contents I want to turn into a format.

The SAS System 1


1 1 A10_1 nc n 2 1 A10_2 nc n 3 1 A10_3 nc n 4 1 A10_3V nc n 5 1 A10_4V nc n 6 2 A3_1_1 nc n 7 2 A3_1_2 nc n 8 2 A3_1_3 nc n 9 2 A3_1_4 nc n 10 2 A3_1_5 nc n


Gary McQuown

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