Date: Mon, 18 Aug 2008 11:17:38 -0700
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From: afedakendragon <afedaken@GMAIL.COM>
Subject: Re: SAS/Connect for ODBC - Connect to informix db?
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On Aug 18, 1:11 pm, donaldjhender...@HOTMAIL.COM (Don Henderson)
> Are you using a libname that is defined thru the Metadata Server of the BI
That was my intent. I started out trying to use management console to
create the library and import the tables, but I'm unable to import
tables. When I go through the import process, the libname statement
returns no tables. The log shows no errors, but also no tables.
> Or are you specifying the ODBC libname to Informix in a SAS program?
> If the former, you need to import the tables in the SAS Management Console
> (SMC) in order to see the tables defined in that libname. One of the
> advantages of SMC to access data is that you can define additional metadata
> (e.g., how to use a column, who can see the column, etc). But that also
> means that you can only see tables that have been registered.
> Don Henderson