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KevinC_
Fluorite | Level 6
Hello Everyone,

I got this error when I tried to run a macro. It encountered the errors right away and didnt run at all. Am I not passing the correct number of variables to the macro?

Here is the macro parameters:

%macro pre_cleanse(indata = , testing = );
macro body
%mend pre_cleanse;

Here is how I execute the macro:

%pre_cleanse(chk_seed,1);

The ERRORS:

%pre_cleanse(chk_seed,1);
MLOGIC(PRE_CLEANSE): Beginning execution.
ERROR: More positional parameters found than defined.
MLOGIC(PRE_CLEANSE): Parameter INDATA has value
MLOGIC(PRE_CLEANSE): Parameter TESTING has value
MLOGIC(PRE_CLEANSE): Ending execution.


Any input will be greatly appreciated.
Thank you !!
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Doc_Duke
Rhodochrosite | Level 12
Drop the "=" in your %MACRO statement. The "=" specifies that it is a keyword parameter, so you have no positional parameters defined.

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Doc_Duke
Rhodochrosite | Level 12
Drop the "=" in your %MACRO statement. The "=" specifies that it is a keyword parameter, so you have no positional parameters defined.
KevinC_
Fluorite | Level 6
Thank you so much Doc@Duke! It worked.
maroulator
Obsidian | Level 7

This is the macro code that I've been running and I get the same ERROR message. "More positional parameters found than defined." The 'collateral' macro seems to compile correctly and the increment variable also evaluates how it is supposed to. What am I missing?


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