Date: Thu, 20 Dec 2001 02:05:53 GMT
Reply-To: RogersEmail <rlemay1104@ROGERS.COM>
Sender: "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
From: RogersEmail <rlemay1104@ROGERS.COM>
Subject: Re: Reading File
The operating system is NT, changing to W2000 shortly. I cannot make a copy
of it during the night since we must have the most up to date info when
reading those reports.
"RogersEmail" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> I have a delimited file which is constantly written to by another program
> a multitude of users. I would like to read it with SAS to do reports, but
> when SAS is reading it in, if a user is trying to write to the file with a
> BLAISE application (used for Computer Assisted Terminal Interview), it
> it is in use and give me an error.
> My question is, Is there a way to read a file in SAS without taking it