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SAS-ACCESS®9 Supplement for Informix

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Original Publication Date: 2002-Dec-31
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SAS/ACCESS®9 Supplement for Informix



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The correct bibliographic citation for this manual is as follows: SAS Institute Inc. 2002. SAS/ACCESS ® 9 Supplement for Informix®. Cary, NC: SAS Institute Inc.

SAS/ACCESS® 9 Supplement for Informix®

Copyright © 2002 by SAS Institute Inc., Cary, NC, USA
ISBN 1-58025-949-9
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4 SAS/ACCESS for Informix 1

Introduction to the SAS/ACCESS Interface to Informix 1 LIBNAME Statement Specifics for Informix 2
Data Set Options for Informix 4

Pass-Through Facility Specifics for Informix 5 Passing SAS Functions to Informix 7 Passing Joins to Informix 8

Locks in the Informix Interface 8

Naming Conventions for Informix 9 Informix Data Types 10

Overview of Informix Servers 12

Appendix 1

       4 Recommended Reading 15 Recommended Reading 15

Glossary 17

Index 23

Contents

Chapter 1



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C H A P T E R

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Introduction to the SAS/ACCESS Interface to Informix 1

Default Environment 1


LIBNAME Statement Specifics for Informix 2

Arguments 2

    
Informix LIBNAME Statement Example 4 Data Set Options for Informix 4 Pass-Through Facility Specifics for Informix 5

    Stored Procedures and the Pass-Through Facility 5 Command Restrictions for the Pass-Through Facility 6 Examples 6
Passing SAS Functions to Informix 7
Passing Joins to Informix 8
Locks in the Informix...