|Date: ||Mon, 15 Apr 1996 18:00:00 PDT|
|Reply-To: ||Melvin Klassen <KLASSEN@UVVM.UVIC.CA>|
|Sender: ||"SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU>|
|From: ||Melvin Klassen <KLASSEN@UVVM.UVIC.CA>|
|Subject: ||Re: FILE naming|
Ted Mellnik <tmellnik@VNET.NET> writes:
>Hi, I'd like to write a DATA step that creates a separate target file
>for each observation & writes a form to each file.
>I'd like to name the target files based on a var in each obs.
>My question is, how does one create & name the target files?
DATA; Y=EXP(1); X='1'; OUTPUT;
Y=ATAN(1)*4; X='3'; OUTPUT;
NAME='File' || X;
FILE AnyName FILEVAR=NAME;
PUT 'The value' Y= ' is being written to file=' NAME;