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mp_filtervalidate.sas File Reference

Checks a generated filter query for validity. More...

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Detailed Description

Runs a generated filter in proc sql with the validate option. Used in mp_filtercheck.sas in an fcmp container.

Built to support dynamic filtering in Data Controller for SAS®.

Usage:

data work.filtertable;
  infile datalines4 dsd;
  input GROUP_LOGIC:$3. SUBGROUP_LOGIC:$3. SUBGROUP_ID:8. VARIABLE_NM:$32.
    OPERATOR_NM:$10. RAW_VALUE:$4000.;
datalines4;
AND,AND,1,AGE,=,12
AND,AND,1,SEX,<=,"'M'"
AND,OR,2,Name,NOT IN,"('Jane','Alfred')"
AND,OR,2,Weight,>=,7
;;;;
run;

%mp_filtergenerate(work.filtertable,outref=myfilter)

%mp_filtervalidate(myfilter,sashelp.class)
Returns
The SYSCC value will be 1008 if there are validation issues.
Parameters
[in]inrefThe input fileref to validate (generated by mp_filtergenerate.sas)
[in]targetdsThe target dataset against which to verify the query
[out]abort=(YES) If YES will call mp_abort.sas on any exceptions
[out]outds=(work.mp_filtervalidate) Output dataset containing the error / warning message, if one exists. If this table contains any rows, there are problems!

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Version
9.3
Author
Allan Bowe

Definition in file mp_filtervalidate.sas.