Date: Tue, 13 Aug 2002 11:17:38 -0500
Reply-To: Henry Feldman <hfeldman@CONCEPTUAL.COM>
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From: Henry Feldman <hfeldman@CONCEPTUAL.COM>
Subject: Re: Converting a SAS/XPORT data set to a text file w/o SAS
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At 07:15 AM 8/13/02 -0700, you wrote:
> You can probably tell that yes I am a newbie to SAS. My question
>is that a client is giving us a SAS/XPORT file and I need to convert
>this to a text (comma or tab delimited) file. I would like to be able
>to do this with some type of script or executable. Is there a way to
>do this without having the SAS software? If not what would be the
>best software from SAS (most inexpensive way) to do this.
>Any help or pointers would be greatly appreciated.
DBMS/COPY can do this without SAS. http://www.conceptual.com/
There is a demo available.