Date: Tue, 7 May 1996 16:04:09 -0500
Reply-To: Jonathan Fry <jon@SPSS.COM>
Sender: "SPSSX(r) Discussion" <SPSSX-L@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU>
From: Jonathan Fry <jon@SPSS.COM>
Organization: SPSS Inc.
Subject: Re: Copying the 'shell' of a system file
Joanne Fennessey wrote:
> I need to make a copy of a system file, but empty of data.
> Is there an easy way to accomplish this?[sig snipped]
SELECT IF 0. /* selects no cases
SAVE OUT="some new file name".
A system file must have at least one variable, but it need not have any