m n <iced_phoenix_news@YAHOO.COM> wrote:
> Having never been involved in SAS licensing
> activities, I must ask the following stupid question:
It's not a stupid question. It's a good question. Feel
free to ask anything here. (Well, not the recipe for the
world's greatest egg salad sandwich. You might end up with
Phil Moscowitz and Suki Yaki after you. :-)
> Are 'sub' releases of SAS available for free upgrades?
> In other words, if I have SAS v8.0, can I upgrade to
> v8.2 without charge?
> The reason I ask is that for whatever reason, our
> environment is set up such that our local (windows)
> PCs have v8.0, while a remote server (unix) on which
> we do most of our processing has v8.2. I'd like to
> install hotfixes for my local version, but the only
> ones I can find on the SAS site are for v8.2.
Yes. Go talk to your site's SAS admin, and get him/her
to talk to your SAS rep.
"Help is just a teardrop away." - the Fairy Godmother's
David Cassell, CSC
Senior computing specialist