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SAS-SHARE®9 User's Guide Disclosure Number: IPCOM000243236D
Original Publication Date: 2002-Dec-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2015-Sep-18
Document File: 293 page(s) / 2M

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SAS Institute Inc.

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User's Guide

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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

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

ISBN 1-58025-963-4
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P A R T 1 Usage 1
Chapter 1

      4 Getting Started with SAS/SHARE 3 SAS/SHARE: Learning to Use 4
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about SAS/SHARE 13

Chapter 2

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

Chapter 3

      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

Chapter 4

      4 Writing End-User Applications to Access Shared Data 43 Accessing Libraries through a Server 43