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Date:         Mon, 11 Apr 2005 00:10:43 -0700
Reply-To:     RolandRB <rolandberry@HOTMAIL.COM>
Sender:       "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
From:         RolandRB <rolandberry@HOTMAIL.COM>
Organization: http://groups.google.com
Subject:      Re: Vanishing backslashes (\)
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If you are running on a Unix/Linux platform then a slash "\" is an escape character that signifies that the character following it is to be interpreted literally and not have a meaning. I suspect that this is going on and the escape character is simply being dropped. Try putting these path names in quotes.


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