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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
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<!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 <a href=""></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: <br>e-mail office:&nbsp;</html>

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