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option MEMSIZE=2147483648;

please what is wrong with this, having memory problem; option MEMSIZE=2147483648;

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Re: option MEMSIZE=2147483648;

Posted in reply to desireatem

memsize needs to be set from the commandline or in the configuration file, usually sasv9.cfg

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Re: option MEMSIZE=2147483648;

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Hey, thanks very much  could you show me an example?

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Re: option MEMSIZE=2147483648;

Posted in reply to desireatem

Simply add -memsize=number on the SAS invocation command line.

Documentation can be found by googling "SAS memsize option";

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Re: option MEMSIZE=2147483648;

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ANSWERED THANKS

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Re: option MEMSIZE=2147483648;

Posted in reply to desireatem

BTW, you can use "G" as an abbreviation for gigabytes, as in

-memsize=2G

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