|Date: ||Fri, 5 Jul 2002 17:36:48 +0200|
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|From: ||Ace <b.rogers@VIRGIN.NET>|
|Subject: ||Re: Calling SAS from REXX on OS/390|
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On 5 Jul 02 15:15:07 GMT, Jim.Horne@LOWES.COM (Jim Horne) wrote:
>We are experimenting with the SAS REXX interface as documented in the OS/390
>Companion (poorly, but that's my opinion) and have pretty much figured out
>that REXX must call SAS in order to do most things we will find useful. We
>don't like that but we can live with it except for one thing. All of our
>SAS executes in batch. Since no one else here is even aware the interface
>exists, I don't know how to code a batch job that will allow REXX to invoke
>SAS. (We normally use PGM=IKJEFT01 to invoke REXX - batch TSO).
>Can anyone help?
Not quite sure why you want to do this, but if you're using IKJEFT01
to start a TSO session which then invokes a REXX script, you can
simply invoke SAS within this REXX code, exactly the same as you would
from raw TSO.
Ace in Basel - bruce dot rogers at roche dot com