|Date: ||Mon, 27 Dec 2004 12:53:42 -0800|
|Sender: ||"SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>|
|From: ||"David L. Cassell" <cassell.david@EPAMAIL.EPA.GOV>|
|Subject: ||Re: DBMS Engines|
|Content-type: ||text/plain; charset=US-ASCII|
John Steinbeck <jsteinbeck@TENERA.COM> wrote:
> I use DBMS Engines with Version 8.2 of SAS. Has anyone tried using
> with Version 9? I know they are built into the new LIBNAME statement
> only if you have Access to PC File Formats - Correct?
As I understand it, you have to have SAS/ACCESS For Relational
Databases, which is not at all the same as SAS/ACCESS To PC File
Furthermore, the big difference that I see between SAS 8 and SAS 9
on this issue is that in SAS 9 you can do threaded reads (with the
right database and OS combo).
David Cassell, CSC
Senior computing specialist