Date: Sun, 17 Aug 1997 09:58:30 -0400
Reply-To: Anthony Ayiomamitis <ayiomamitis@IBM.NET>
Sender: "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU>
From: Anthony Ayiomamitis <ayiomamitis@IBM.NET>
Subject: Re: Help!!
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> Hello everybody!!
> Please, can you tell me if it4s possible to compare two or more records
> within a dataset.
If you are looking to compare records within a dataset so that
perhaps duplicates can be removed, you can use a PROC SORT step with a
NODUPS option ... another alternative would be to use PROC COMPARE where
you will have to create a second dataset to use in conjunction with the
Can you be more specific as to your intentions and extent of
comparison between records you are looking to achieve?