Date: Fri, 19 Nov 2004 05:38:13 -0800
Reply-To: Basem <batawfic@YAHOO.COM>
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From: Basem <batawfic@YAHOO.COM>
Subject: Re: Reading file from Mainframe
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Thanks for the reply I got,
But nothing work till now, below solution did not work because I'm
using XPORT, other had suggest that I use additional line in JCL to
Unfortunately all did not work, I still get the same error, I still
want to get my mainframe dataset to my PC without having to use FTP
I do not have FTP installed in the mainframe.
pchoate@DDS.CA.GOV (Choate, Paul@DDS) wrote in message news:<83F5497995A8D511965F00508BB9297004C1DE70@ddsexmb01.cahwnet.gov>...
> SAS online.doc:
> Example 7: Importing a Transport Data Set
> This example uses the CIMPORT procedure to import a transport data set from
> a host named myshost1for user calvin. The new data set will reside locally
> in the SASUSER library. Note that user and password can be SAS macro
> variables. If you specify a fully qualified data set name, then use double
> quotation marks and single quotation marks. Otherwise, the system will
> append the profile prefix to the name that you specify.
> %let user=calvin;
> %let pw=xxxxx;
> filename inp ftp "'calvin.mat1.cpo'" user="&user"
> pass="&pw" rcmd='binary'
> proc cimport library=sasuser infile=inp;
> Paul Choate
> DDS Data Extraction
> (916) 654-2160