Date: Thu, 25 Oct 2007 11:16:53 -0400
Reply-To: Gerhard Hellriegel <gerhard.hellriegel@T-ONLINE.DE>
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From: Gerhard Hellriegel <gerhard.hellriegel@T-ONLINE.DE>
Subject: Re: Compare rtf files in SAS
RTF is a binary construct. I think it depends on what you understand
as "equal". Does that mean, each byte is the same like in the other file?
Or the contents (text)?
If it is the content, you should compare the SAS data, which lead to the
If it is binray, I think there are several free- or shareware tools to do
that. In SAS? Maybe you could read the RTF as raw-file in a SAS file with
one variable. Then you could use PROC COMPARE. Don't know, if that works.
On Thu, 25 Oct 2007 07:55:19 -0700, Monk <venkateshnt@GMAIL.COM> wrote:
>Is there a way in SAS to compare two rtf files, created by SAS ODS.
>How do I have to read those rtf files to compare? Is any body having
>sample programs to do this, I couldn't find one on web? Please let me
>Any suggestions will be greatly appreciated.