On 5/5/12, Dan Abner <email@example.com> wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> This is most likely an elementary question, but:
> If I am converting a large number of numeric variable values to
> character values programmatically, what is the safest format to use in
> the PUT function? In other words, the width and decimal precision of
> these numeric variables may vary greatly and I don't want to
> misrepresent any of them when they are converted to character values.