LOL cool, that is the one that I put down on my christmas list. One
must be prepared when starting a new job on a new platform.
BTW... If any of you out there are looking for a good book on SAS
Indexes, befor too much longer our very own Mikeeeeeeeee.... Raithel
will have his book out. If it is as good as his popular "Tuning SAS on
the z/OS" second edition then it ought to be a must have...
"It's OK to figure out murder mysteries, but you shouldn't need to
figure out code. You should be able to read it." -Steve C McConnell
> -----Original Message-----
> From: SAS(r) Discussion [mailto:SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU] On
> Behalf Of Michael Raithel
> Sent: Friday, December 17, 2004 2:30 PM
> To: SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU
> Subject: Re: Any good SAS Unix books
> Dear SAS-L-ers,
> Obviously weary of murder mysteries, the prolific Toby Dunn
> posted the following question:
> > Does any one happen to know of any good SAS Unix books and/or wen
> > sites that has good info on SAS Unix
> Toby, I found the SAS Companion to Unix Environments to be a
> great basic book on this topic. I own a Version 7 edition,
> but see that there is an updated copy for Version 9.1:
> Best of luck to you in your endeavor to read up on how SAS
> interacts on the most anything-goes computing platform that
> you are ever liable to run a program on!
> I hope that this suggestion proves helpful now, and in the future!
> Of course, all of these opinions and insights are my own, and
> do not reflect those of my organization or my associates. All
> SAS code and/or methodologies specified in this posting are
> for illustrative purposes only and no warranty is stated or
> implied as to their accuracy or applicability. People
> deciding to use information in this posting do so at their own risk.
> Michael A. Raithel
> "The man who wrote the book on performance"
> E-mail: MichaelRaithel@westat.com
> Author: Tuning SAS Applications in the MVS Environment
> Author: Tuning SAS Applications in the OS/390 and z/OS
> Environments, Second Edition
> Currently Writing: The Complete Guide to Creating and Using
> SAS Indexes (due Summer 2005)
> Civilization is unbearable, but it is less unbearable at the
> top. - Timothy Leary