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Date:         Mon, 15 Oct 2001 15:30:31 -0600
Reply-To:     Jack Hamilton <JackHamilton@FIRSTHEALTH.COM>
Sender:       "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
From:         Jack Hamilton <JackHamilton@FIRSTHEALTH.COM>
Subject:      SAS/Intrnet file uploads?
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We have a Microsoft Access aaplication that we'd really like to move to SAS/Intrnet.

Unfortunately, the major input to the program is a dBase file, which can be as large as several megabytes. Users of the application could create a text file containing the information, but it would still be quite large, too large to paste into a single HTML form field, and using multiple fields would create severe user interface problems.

The ideal solution would be for SAS/Intrnet to support file upload, but it doesn't, and there are no plans for it to do so. Has anyone else encountered this problem, and do you have a workaround? The user systems and the SAS/Intrnet host do not have a shared file system or NFS.

-- Development Manager, Technical Group METRICS Department, First Health West Sacramento, California USA

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