Date: Tue, 30 Dec 1997 10:40:31 -0500
Reply-To: Soumen Mukherjee <SMukherjee@MAPSNET.COM>
Sender: "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU>
From: Soumen Mukherjee <SMukherjee@MAPSNET.COM>
Subject: Re: for help
Use the keyword 'mod' in your file statement, e.g.
file 'existfl.dat' mod;
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Changzhong Chen [SMTP:cchen@HOHP.HARVARD.EDU]
> Sent: Tuesday, December 30, 1997 10:09 AM
> To: SAS-L@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU
> Subject: for help
> Can anyone tell me how to put information to an exist file (append) in
> data step?
> for example:
> data _null_;
> set data1;
> file 'existfl.dat';
> put @1 name @10 sex @15 age ... ;
> If the 'existfl.dat' is an exist file with the same structure as I
> listed in
> put statement. I want to put more lines to append it, how should I do?