LISTSERV at the University of Georgia
Menubar Imagemap
Home Browse Manage Request Manuals Register
Previous (more recent) messageNext (less recent) messagePrevious (more recent) in topicNext (less recent) in topicPrevious (more recent) by same authorNext (less recent) by same authorPrevious page (December 1999, week 4)Back to main SAS-L pageJoin or leave SAS-L (or change settings)ReplyPost a new messageSearchProportional fontNon-proportional font
Date:         Tue, 28 Dec 1999 22:04:42 +0100
Reply-To:     Bart Guijt <bguijt@PRIVE.ORDINA.NL>
Sender:       "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
From:         Bart Guijt <bguijt@PRIVE.ORDINA.NL>
Organization: Ordina Finance Amsterdam BV
Subject:      Re: Determining Batch versus Interactive
Content-Type: text/html; charset=us-ascii

<!doctype html public "-//w3c//dtd html 4.0 transitional//en"> <html> "John M. Wildenthal" wrote: <blockquote TYPE=CITE>We're using SAS v7 in Windows NT.&nbsp; Some of our programs run both <br>interactively and as regularly scheduled batch processes.&nbsp; Is there <br>some solid way to determine within a program whether the program is <br>being run interactively or noninteractively?&nbsp; If one can query the <br>location of the log file and it is a window, then that would help <br>(unless a PROC PRINTTO intervened). <p>Any suggestions? <p>Sent via Deja.com <a href="http://www.deja.com/">http://www.deja.com/</a> <br>Before you buy.</blockquote>

<p><br>Perhaps you should query the DMS system option, whether it is set or not. The DMS option specifies whether the SAS Display Manager&nbsp; System is to be active in a SAS session, and is a SAS invocation option. <p>HTH <br>&nbsp; <p>Bart Guijt <br>Ordina Finance Amsterdam BV <br>tel.: +31 20 4096660 <br>e-mail private: bguijt@prive.ordina.nl <br>e-mail office:&nbsp; bguijt@finance.ordina.nl</html>


Back to: Top of message | Previous page | Main SAS-L page