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Date:         Fri, 21 Feb 2003 13:38:41 -0500
Reply-To:     "Fehd, Ronald J. (PHPPO)" <rjf2@CDC.GOV>
Sender:       "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
From:         "Fehd, Ronald J. (PHPPO)" <rjf2@CDC.GOV>
Subject:      Re: Make directory listing available as a macro variable
Comments: cc: rpresley <rpresley@GMCF.ORG>
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> From: rpresley [mailto:rpresley@GMCF.ORG] > SAS 8.2, Windows. > > We have directories such as c:\excel . > > I want to be able to include the names of the files in this > directory into a SAS macro variable so I can then use that > macro variable in a program that imports all of the excel > files in a directory. It looks like I might be able to use a > pipe command to get the dir listing into a flat file but I > have not figured this out yet.

Jay Stevens provided code which I rewrote in my inimitable Writing for Reading & ReUse Style Sheet

Date: Wed, 9 Oct 2002 09:10:46 -0400 From: "Fehd, Ronald J. (PHPPO)" <rjf2@CDC.GOV> Subject: tip read_dir

> From: Jay Stevens [mailto:user@EXAMPLE.NET] > Sent: Tuesday, September 17, 2002 12:47 PM > Subject: Platform independent Macro for Listing files in a directory

http://www.listserv.uga.edu/cgi-bin/wa?A2=ind0210B&L=sas-l&P=R7728

Ron Fehd the macro maven CDC Atlanta GA USA RJF2@cdc.gov


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