You'll probably need to read the whole file, line by line, parsing out the
column you want. If you post sample data you'll get specific answers.
Here's a solution just using proc import:
PROC EXPORT DATA= SASHELP.CLASS
PROC IMPORT OUT=CLASS
SET CLASS(keep=name age);
DDS Data Extraction
From: SAS(r) Discussion [mailto:SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU] On Behalf Of taran
Sent: Tuesday, June 29, 2004 3:20 PM
Subject: Reading desired column 's from CSV FILE
Can you please provide an insight on how can i read specific column's from
a csv file . If the struture of the csv file is dynamic .
I have the column's names.
Thanks in advance
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