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New Observations can be written to freed space in compressed SAS Datasets ?

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New Observations can be written to freed space in compressed SAS Datasets ?

Dear All,

Please help me that whether it is possible to write a program in such a way that some new observations can be written to freed space in compressed SAS Datasets ? If yes, kindly share the info.

Regards,

S Ravuri.


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‎03-21-2012 07:12 AM
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New Observations can be written to freed space in compressed SAS Datasets ?

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Dear All,

I got the solution. Used COMPRESS=YES along with REUSE=YES.

Regards,

S Ravuri.

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New Observations can be written to freed space in compressed SAS Datasets ?

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Hi,

Your wuery is not clear.

Yuo want the compressed dataset to be added with one another observation?

You can add the observation in dataset and then can compress again.

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New Observations can be written to freed space in compressed SAS Datasets ?

Posted in reply to sambasiva_ravuri_tcs_com

What you are looking for is option REUSE=yes .

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‎03-21-2012 07:12 AM
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New Observations can be written to freed space in compressed SAS Datasets ?

Posted in reply to sambasiva_ravuri_tcs_com

Dear All,

I got the solution. Used COMPRESS=YES along with REUSE=YES.

Regards,

S Ravuri.

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