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Date:   Fri, 8 Feb 2008 13:56:26 -0800
Reply-To:   "Pardee, Roy" <pardee.r@GHC.ORG>
Sender:   "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
From:   "Pardee, Roy" <pardee.r@GHC.ORG>
Subject:   Re: SAS ODBC engine
Comments:   To: mccabe.siobhan@GMAIL.COM
In-Reply-To:   A<>
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Is that space between the end of "My Documents" and "\Interbase" really there in your code? If so--any difference if you remove it?

-----Original Message----- From: SAS(r) Discussion [mailto:SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU] On Behalf Of mccabe.siobhan@GMAIL.COM Sent: Friday, February 08, 2008 1:38 PM To: SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU Subject: SAS ODBC engine

I am trying to access Interbase files through SAS, but I am having a lot of problems. I do have SAS/ACCESS installed on my computer, as a proc setint confirmed:

Product expiration dates: ---Base Product 30JUN2008 ---SAS/ STAT 30JUN2008 ---SAS/ GRAPH 30JUN2008 ---SAS/ ETS 30JUN2008 ---SAS/ FSP 30JUN2008 ---SAS/ OR 30JUN2008 ---SAS/ IML 29APR2008 ---SAS/ CONNECT 30JUN2008 ---OR OPT 30JUN2008 ---OR PRS 30JUN2008 ---OR IVS 30JUN2008 ---OR LSO 30JUN2008 ---SAS/ACCESS Interface to PC Files 30JUN2008

Here is my syntax: libname files odbc "C:\Documents and Settings\smccabe\My Documents \Interbase";

and here is the error I get: 5 libname files odbc "C:\Documents and Settings\smccabe\My Documents \Interbase"; ERROR: The ODBC engine cannot be found. ERROR: Error in the LIBNAME statement.

It just seems to be unable to find the ODBC functionality.

Any suggestions?

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