Date: Sat, 20 Feb 2010 18:04:28 -0800
Reply-To: H S <jint83@GMAIL.COM>
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From: H S <jint83@GMAIL.COM>
Subject: INPUT VS PUT, FORMAT VS INFORMAT
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I spent 20 minutes reading SAS documentation but I am still too stupid
to comprehend what it says.
The difference between put and input is one acts on format and the
other acts on informat.
put (source, format)
If I understand correctly, format is output attribute and informat is
So why is it that put can convert num2char and input can convert