|Date: ||Tue, 31 Dec 1996 15:34:56 -0600|
|Sender: ||"SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU>|
|From: ||Erik Engstrom <eman@MINN.NET>|
|Organization: ||Minnesota Department of Transportation|
|Subject: ||Re: Binary Files|
|Content-Type: ||text/plain; charset=us-ascii|
Ron Coleman wrote:
> To skip the first 24 bytes (characters) on each record you can use
> the input statement before your DO loop to move the pointer 24 spaces:
> INPUT +24 @; * Skip 24 bytes and hold the line for the next INPUT;
> do i=1 to 3150;
> Ron Coleman
> Links Analytical, Inc. Linking your data to your business!
> 3545-1 St. Johns Bluff Rd. Suite 300
> Jacksonville FL 32224
Thanks alot worked like a Charm!!