input text_date $10.;
format want_date ddmmyy10.;
On Thu, 25 Dec 2008 03:42:26 -0800, Basile Chaix <chaix@U444.JUSSIEU.FR>
>I have a text variable in the form of "DD/MM/YYYY", but this is only a
>I would like to have it as a real date variable. Could someone
>indicate what is the code for this translation?
>After I would like to apply a format to it so that the SAS date still
>appear in this format "DD/MM/YYYY". What would be the code to apply a
>format to this date variable?