Date: Wed, 23 Jan 2002 14:24:01 -0500
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Subject: Re: Variables
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One approach, you can use some pre-processor (macro) macro code.
1. Read the Parameter variables into a macro string and
2. Use the macro string in a keep statement for the second data set.
An untested example:
Proc SQL noprint;
select Parameter into :keepstr separated by ' ' from Dset1;
From: Graeme Kirton <gkirton@FILCS.COM>@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU> on 01/23/2002
Please respond to gkirton@FILCS.COM
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Hi Folks, hope I can get an answer.
Ive a dataset and a variable called 'Parameter'.
Ive another datset with 120variables. I need to know how to subset this
so that only the Vars that appear under Parameter in the other dset
Lotno Wafer Var1 RON CAP RS RC VP
I know how to use keep drop so nothing funny eh..... I want to be able to
If parameter from dset1 exist in dset 2 create."
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