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is it possible to read in a gzip'ed (.GZ) SAS dataset without unzipping?

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is it possible to read in a gzip'ed (.GZ) SAS dataset without unzipping?

Hi,

 

Does anyone know if there is a way to read in a GZIP'ed SAS dataset (.GZ)  without unzipping it first?  I found where this question was asked back in 2008. The short answer was no.  Hoping that has changed.

 

Alan


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‎03-05-2018 10:13 AM
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Re: is it possible to read in a gzip'ed (.GZ) SAS dataset without unzipping?

https://blogs.sas.com/content/sasdummy/2017/10/10/reading-writing-gzip-files-sas/

 


alandool wrote:

Hi,

 

Does anyone know if there is a way to read in a GZIP'ed SAS dataset (.GZ)  without unzipping it first?  I found where this question was asked back in 2008. The short answer was no.  Hoping that has changed.

 

Alan


 

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‎03-05-2018 10:13 AM
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Re: is it possible to read in a gzip'ed (.GZ) SAS dataset without unzipping?

https://blogs.sas.com/content/sasdummy/2017/10/10/reading-writing-gzip-files-sas/

 


alandool wrote:

Hi,

 

Does anyone know if there is a way to read in a GZIP'ed SAS dataset (.GZ)  without unzipping it first?  I found where this question was asked back in 2008. The short answer was no.  Hoping that has changed.

 

Alan


 

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Re: is it possible to read in a gzip'ed (.GZ) SAS dataset without unzipping?

Thank you for the information, Reeza!

 

- Alan

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