statement below is one choice
if index(upcase(varname),'SPFLOG') > 0;
W. (Bill) Droogendyk
Voice: 905 548 7200 x3359
Fax: 905 548 4007
email: firstname.lastname@example.org <mailto:email@example.com>
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
From: Gary Tiedens [SMTP:gtiedens@NJCMAIL.UPS.COM]
Sent: Monday, March 08, 1999 15:41
I have a dataset with over 600,000 observations in it. I am
trying to extract only those obs. that have the word spflog in it.
I tried the scan function and the result that I received were not
what I wanted, I also tried substr. Any ideas.....
Gary E Tiedens
United Parcel Service