Macros for SAS Application Developers File Reference

Create an empty dataset from a metadata definition. More...

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Detailed Description

This macro was built to support viewing empty tables in

The table can be retrieved using LIBRARY.DATASET reference, or directly using the metadata URI.

The dataset is written to the WORK library.





SAS Macros

[in]libds=library.dataset metadata source. Note - table names in metadata can be longer than 32 chars (just fyi, not an issue here)
[in]tableuri=Metadata URI of the table to be created
[out]outds=(work.mm_createdataset) The dataset to create. The table name needs to be 32 chars or less as per SAS naming rules.
[in]mdebug=(0) Set to 1 to enable DEBUG messages
Allan Bowe

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