Date: Thu, 15 Jul 1999 17:50:59 +0100
Reply-To: David Johnson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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From: David Johnson <dkvjcns@IBM.NET>
Organization: DKV-J Consultancies
Subject: Re: Frame, SCL, No SOURCE available.
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Thanks for a quick reply Tammie,
some updates which I'll copy to SAS/L:
. We can edit the SCL directly, that's why it fails to compile since it
has labels for widgets it doesn't know about unless you open it within the
. We ran Proc Datasets to repair the catalogue, no errors reported, still
can't edit source.
. Copied the frame and entry to another name, still can't open the SCL
source within the frame.
. Explicitly associated the Frame with each copy of the SCL, still can't
open within it.
. Deleted the SCL source, this should present a blank SCL screen when you
ask to edit source. Still the same message, 'No SOURCE available'.
. Other entries in the same catalog have been edited successfully before
and after dealing with this entry, so it is not a file level lock.
. Opened the Frame within the wonderful QUALEX tool CATALOGR, we could
see the frame, the widgets, the SCL, but if we went to Build we got the same
Nothing on Usage notes, nothing relevant found on SAS Tech support site
Our last thoughts are to document the frame with CATALOGR, delete it and
recreate it. Then copy/paste the SCL into a new SCL entry. We do not
believe it is a problem with the SCL, but are getting nowhere with the
FRAME. We are looking at half a days work to redraw the frame from scratch
with all sizing and positioning correct and consistent within the
application. We'd love a simpler solution.
----- Original Message -----
From: Kirkland, Tammie L <email@example.com>
Sent: 15 July 1999 16:56
Subject: RE: Frame, SCL, No SOURCE available.
> Can you edit the scl directly?
> build sas.sas.sasl.scl?
> Perhaps the frame was shipped "nosource"?
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: David Johnson [SMTP:david_h_johnson@HOTMAIL.COM]
> > Sent: Thursday, July 15, 1999 11:28 AM
> > To: SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU
> > Subject: Frame, SCL, No SOURCE available.
> > I have a frame in an application called (!) SAS.SAS.SASL.FRAME. It is
> > functioning when called from another frame with a CALL DISPLAY.
> > In the same SAS.SAS catalog there is an entry called SASL.SCL. It
> > contains
> > labels that relate to widgets in the frame of the same name. The SCL
> > won't
> > compile unless the SCL is called from the frame, no surprises there.
> > However, when the Frame is opened and EDIT SCL SOURCE is selected from
> > PMenu, the message "No SOURCE available" is displayed.
> > I have tried associating the SCL explicitly within the Frame general
> > attributes, changing from *.SCL. I have tried recopying the SCL and
> > entries from the Develoipment catalog.
> > Have I missed something? I understood SAS to associate SCL of the same
> > name
> > in the same catalog to a frame unles explicitly instructed otherwise.
> > Just for the record: Window 95B, SAS 6.12 TS0025, locally loaded SAS
> > version. Some of the application source code dates from 1995, so is
> > presumably originally 6.11 or even 6.10.
> > I'd appreciate any suggestions.
> > regards
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