Date: Fri, 14 Dec 2001 14:36:23 -0500
Reply-To: "Richard W. Graham" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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From: "Richard W. Graham" <glencairnconsulting@EARTHLINK.NET>
Organization: Glencairn Consulting Group
Subject: Re: sas/connect question
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You can use the SLIBREF option on the LIBNAME statement...
libname remwork slibref=work server=<remote id>;
Where remote id = the id of the remote connect session;
Glencairn Consulting Group
----- Original Message -----
From: "ciro baldi" <baldi@ISTAT.IT>
Sent: Friday, December 14, 2001 6:44 AM
Subject: sas/connect question
> Dear listers,
> i use sas v8 on pc connecting to a remote host unix with sas/connect.
> i use the remote library system to look at the datasets on the remote
> i can do it easily for permanent library, but it's complicate for
> looking at the datasets in the
> temporary work_area, because i don't know in advance how sas on the
> remote host name the temporary directory. A (not very satisfying) way to
> bypass the problem is 1) launching the connection 2)go to unix and take
> note on what is the name of the work-directory that sas has created
> 3)come back on the sas-pc and write on the program another remote
> libname statement.
> Can somebody suggest me an automatic way to manage this issue?
> thank you in advance
> Ciro Baldi
> ISTAT - OCC
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> 00173 Roma
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