Date: Sun, 21 Jul 1996 14:02:39 GMT
Reply-To: Nya Murray <nmurray@MISTRAL.CO.UK>
Sender: "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU>
From: Nya Murray <nmurray@MISTRAL.CO.UK>
Organization: PC Analysis Services
Subject: Re: SAS/ACCESS to pc file formats under UNIX?
On Tue, 16 Jul 1996 15:14:02 GMT, Kenneth wrote:
>I want to read a data file created by microsoft access under win95 into SAS
>UNIX. Can SAS/ACCESS for UNIX read any PC file format that can be exported by
>Access? Most major PC database formats can be exported by MS-Access. FYI, SAS
>available on the UNIX machine only, so SAS for Windows utilities will not be of
>Any suggestions for a workable system would be appreciated.
>Thanks in advance.
One suggestion is if you install SHARE and SHARE*NET on the Unix
server, you get an ODBC driver which you can install on the Win95 PC .
I am sure you can go from Unix to all ODBC compliant windows PC
formats ie Access Excel this way, and I think you can go in the other
direction, but I'm not sure. Maybe it's worth checking out.