08-21-2012 02:48 PM
How does one avoid losing the SQL-like indices (indexes, if you will) when doing a self data set (e.g. data x; set x; run?
08-21-2012 03:37 PM
You can use MODIFY rather than SET statement. But you will need to watch out for other changes that might happen.
Otherwise just use a system to generate your required settings. Such as creating a macro variable.
data &mydata ;