SAS-SHARE®9 User's Guide
Original Publication Date: 2002-Dec-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2015-Sep-18
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The correct bibliographic citation for this manual is as follows: SAS Institute Inc. 2002. SAS/SHARE 9 User's Guide, Cary, NC: SAS Institute Inc.
SAS/SHARE 9 User's Guide
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P A R T 1 Usage 1
4 Getting Started with SAS/SHARE 3 SAS/SHARE: Learning to Use 4
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about SAS/SHARE 13
4 Using SAS/SHARE Software 19
SAS/SHARE Is a Multi-User Data Server 19
Accessing SAS Files through an Operating Environment 23
Accessing SAS Files through a SAS/SHARE Server 24
Remote Library Services Provides Remote File Access 25
SAS/SHARE Software Components 25
SAS/SHARE Users 26
Using the SAS/SHARE and SAS/CONNECT Documentation Set 26
Cross-Version Compatibility (V6 through V9) 26
4 Managing a SAS/SHARE Server (Server Administrators) 29 Starting a Server: A Fast-Track Approach 29
Specifying a Communications Access Method 30
Pre-Defining SAS Data Libraries to the Server 31
Starting a Server 33
Server Security 35
Writing a SAS Program to Start a Server 38
Automating Server Start-Up 38
Managing a Server, Its Libraries, and Its Users 39
4 Writing End-User Applications to Access Shared Data 43 Accessing Libraries through a Server 43