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Date:         Fri, 14 May 1999 18:22:58 +0100
Reply-To:     John Whittington <medisci@POWERNET.COM>
Sender:       "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU>
From:         John Whittington <medisci@POWERNET.COM>
Subject:      Re: Strange Formats
Comments: To: Peter Crawford <Peter@CRAWFORDSOFTWARE.DEMON.CO.UK>
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At 17:47 14/05/99 +0100, Peter Crawford wrote:

>Look up the round option for proc format -- works for "value", I expect >it works for "picture" formats as well.

Peter, from what I recall (which, as always, may be wrong!), rounding is the default behaviour for 'value' formats - but (as you know!) as I discovered to my cost recently (in an identical context to Barbara) the default for 'picture' formats is to truncate - so that's where the 'round' option is needed.

Kind Regards


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