Date: Wed, 25 Mar 2009 14:44:55 -0400
Reply-To: Seth StJames <sethstjames@GMAIL.COM>
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From: Seth StJames <sethstjames@GMAIL.COM>
Subject: Re: MERGE multiple datasets without using IN=?
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No sure about what you mean regarding the macro, can you give an example.
But if you have merge mydataset(in=A)
---- then 'if a;' will work
---- likewise if you use (in=in1) .... then 'if in1'; will
but you cannot use 'if in 1;'
hope this helps!
On Wed, Mar 25, 2009 at 2:40 PM, SAS-FU <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Im trying to do a basic merge with multiple datasets, and id like to
> do an "if in1" (outer join), but the list of datasets are in a macro
> wasnt there an enhancement in version 9 that owuld let you reference
> datasets without using (in=1), etc..
> I tried saying "if a", but that doesnt work.,
> thanks for any comments.