Your SAS programs, embedded in web apps and elsewhere

How to run a UNIX command from SAS?

Reply
N/A
Posts: 0

How to run a UNIX command from SAS?

Hi
can any one tell me how to run a unix command from sas?
Urgent !!!
Thanks in Advance.

regards
Rupa
Occasional Contributor
Posts: 5

Re: How to run a UNIX command from SAS?

Posted in reply to deleted_user
See the SAS 9.1 Companion for UNIX Environment, pg 13 "Executing Operating System Commands from your SAS Session". This explains it fairly well. You can use an "X" statement or "call system" statement from within a SAS session to jump out to the OS and run a command.
N/A
Posts: 0

Re: How to run a UNIX command from SAS?

Posted in reply to DThompson
it works!
Thanks
Ask a Question
Discussion stats
  • 2 replies
  • 224 views
  • 0 likes
  • 2 in conversation