Date: Fri, 27 Jun 1997 14:09:02 +0200
Sender: "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU>
Subject: Re: Solaris SAS Abends and Host Printing (was Tivoli)
Regarding Solaris SAS Segmentation Violations Using Xprinter:
We found that if a custom GDEVICE0.DEVICES catalog had been allocated in
the SAS session,
then a SAS/GRAPH driver called AGS1000 must be copied there from
I hope this fixes the problem as it did ours (if so it's definitely an
I needed to create a selection list in SAS/AF that allowed pre-selection
of Xprinter destinations for a batch job using Xprinter drivers. Maybe
someone else will find the code useful too (thanks SAS Institute):
FILENAME drucker CATALOG 'sasuser.profile.prtinfo.xprinter';
INFILE drucker TRUNCOVER;
INPUT printer $100. @;
DO WHILE(printer NE ' ');
IF _n_ GT 1;
INPUT +540 printer $100. @;
printer = trim(printer);
FILENAME drucker ;
(I don't have Tivoli or abend problems under Solaris 2.51 with SAS 6.12
Sent: Thursday, June 26, 1997 9:37 PM
Subject: PUBLIC: Re: Solaris SAS Abends and Host Printing
Don Stanley wrote:
> Question is, has anyone noticed constant Segmentation Violations
> in the presence of Tivoli on Solaris?
I don't think that we use Tivoli but I have been getting a
Violation almost everytime I try to print a graph using host
it only worked one time. After the Segmentation Violation I may
Error and then Display Manager may close down. This has occured
systems, both of which are running Solaris 2.5.3 but I have
there are no problems on an HP system running 6.12.
I have followed TS543, "SAS Host Printing Interface Using XPrinter
in setting things up and the text printing seems to be working OK.
Has anyone else encountered problems printing graphs from the
using host printing? What were the problems and do you have a
Are there other circumstances that cause Segmentation Violations
6.12 on Solaris 2.5? Please share any knowlege of this so we can
What has SI had to say on this Don? I'm still waiting for a call
from Tech Support.
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