Base SAS 9.2 Procedures Guide
Original Publication Date: 2009-Dec-31
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Base SAS®9.2 Procedures Guide
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P A R T 1 Concepts 1
4 Choosing the Right Procedure 3
Functional Categories of Base SAS Procedures 3 Report-Writing Procedures 5
Statistical Procedures 6
Base Procedures That Are Enhanced for In-Database Processing 8 Utility Procedures 8
Brief Descriptions of Base SAS Procedures 11
4 Fundamental Concepts for Using Base SAS Procedures 17 Language Concepts 17
Procedure Concepts 20
Output Delivery System 33
4 Statements with the Same Function in Multiple Procedures 35 Overview 35
P A R T 2 Procedures 49
4 The APPEND Procedure 53
Overview: APPEND Procedure 53
Syntax: APPEND Procedure 53
4 The CALENDAR Procedure 55
Overview: CALENDAR Procedure 57
Syntax: CALENDAR Procedure 62
Concepts: CALENDAR Procedure 80
Results: CALENDAR Procedure 90
Examples: CALENDAR Procedure 91
4 The CALLRFC Procedure 127
Information about the CALLRFC Procedure 127
4 The CATALOG Procedure 129
Overview: CATALOG Procedure 129
What's New xiii
New Base SAS Procedures xiv
Enhanced Base SAS Procedures xv