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Date:         Wed, 7 May 2008 10:02:03 -0400
Reply-To:     Michael Raithel <michaelraithel@WESTAT.COM>
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From:         Michael Raithel <michaelraithel@WESTAT.COM>
Subject:      Re: Log Options that I can use
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Dear SAS-L-ers,

Kumar posted the following in SAS_Learner's thread on suppressing stuff in the SAS Log:

> Try: > > Options nomtrace nomprint nomerror nomlogic nosymbolgen nosource nosource2; > SAS_learner, Kumar's cool OPTIONS statement will leave you with a thin, trim SAS Log. But I am not sure that it is a good idea to suppress so much good information in the long run.

If you use the afore-mentioned OPTIONS statement, then when your SAS program wakes up in the morning, it may have a bad hangover and not know where it has been, who it was with, what it was drinking, how much it drank, how much of a fool it made of itself, who it went home with, and where it's car is located:-)

SAS_learner, best of luck in your SAS endeavors!

+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Michael A. Raithel "The man who wrote the book on performance" E-mail: MichaelRaithel@westat.com

Author: Tuning SAS Applications in the MVS Environment

Author: Tuning SAS Applications in the OS/390 and z/OS Environments, Second Edition http://www.sas.com/apps/pubscat/bookdetails.jsp?catid=1&pc=58172

Author: The Complete Guide to SAS Indexes

http://www.sas.com/apps/pubscat/bookdetails.jsp?catid=1&pc=60409

+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Dude; Where's My Car?!?!? - Movie title +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++


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