SAS-ACCESS® 9.1 Interface to R-3 User's Guide
Original Publication Date: 2004-Dec-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2015-Sep-16
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Interface to R/3
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SAS/ACCESS® 9.1 Interface to R/3: User's Guide
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4 How to Use This Document 1
4 Overview 3
Getting Started with the SAS/ACCESS Interface to R/3 3 Searching R/3 Metadata 5
Exporting R/3 Metadata to SAS/Warehouse Administrator 7
4 Accessing and Using R/3 Data 11 Introduction 11
Accessing Data Using Direct Access and ODBC 11
Accessing Data Using the SAS/ACCESS Interface to R/3 11
4 Using the SAS/ACCESS Interface to R/3 15 Introduction 16
Using the Logon Utility 16
Using the Local Setup Utility 22
Using the Datamodel Explorer 25
Using the List of R/3 Tables 47
Using the List of Descriptors 48
Using the Search Metadata Utility 51
Performing Batch Operations 53
4 Using the RFC Server 57
Overview of the RFC Server 57
ABAP Function Modules and Programs 58
Using the RFC Server on UNIX 58
Using the RFC Server on Windows NT 60
Using the RFC Server in Batch Mode 61
Using the RFC Macros and Macro Variables 62
Using the R/3 BAPI Connector: Logon Window 73
4 Using the LIBNAME Statement for SAP 75 Overview of the LIBNAME Engine for SAP 75
LIBNAME Statement Syntax for SAP 75
SAP LIBNAME Engine Options 76
SAS LIBNAME Statement Options for the SAP Engine 85
What's New v
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SAS Data Set Options for the SAP Engine 90