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SAS®9 Companion for OpenVMS Alpha

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Original Publication Date: 2002-Dec-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2015-Nov-09
Document File: 563 page(s) / 3M

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SAS®9

Companion for OpenVMS Alpha



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The correct bibliographic citation for this manual is as follows: SAS Institute Inc. 2002. SAS ® 9 Companion for OpenVMS Alpha. Cary, NC: SAS Institute Inc.

SAS® 9 Companion for OpenVMS Alpha

Copyright © 2002 by SAS Institute Inc., Cary, NC, USA


ISBN 1-58025-941-3
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P A R T 1 Running SAS under OpenVMS 1
Chapter 1

      4 Introduction to the OpenVMS Operating Environment 3 What Is the OpenVMS Operating Environment? 3
Access to OpenVMS 4
OpenVMS File System 6
OpenVMS Logical Names and Logical-Name Tables 12

The OpenVMS Digital Command Language 13

Data Security 15

Chapter 2

4 Using SAS under OpenVMS 19

Introduction to Using SAS under OpenVMS 20

Starting a SAS Session under OpenVMS 20

X Window Command Line Options 21

Using SAS with the SAS Explorer Window under OpenVMS 22

Setting Up Printers under OpenVMS 25

Using the SAS Session Manager under OpenVMS 25

Using SAS in Batch Mode under OpenVMS 26

Using SAS in Interactive Line Mode under OpenVMS 28

Using SAS in Noninteractive Mode under OpenVMS 29

Running SAS in a SPAWN/NOWAIT Subprocess 30

Running SAS in a Detached Process 31

Interrupting a SAS Session under OpenVMS 31

The WORK Data Library under OpenVMS 32

Issuing DCL Commands during a SAS Session 37

Identifying and Resolving Problems under OpenVMS 43

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