lookup.xport

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Lookup information on a SAS XPORT format library

Scans a file as a SAS XPORT format library and returns a list containing information about the SAS library

Usage
lookup.xport(file)
Arguments
file
character variable with the name of the file to read. The file must be in SAS XPORT format.
Value

  • A list with one component for each dataset in the XPORT format library.

References

SAS Technical Support document TS-140 : "The Record Layout of a Data Set in SAS Transport (XPORT) Format" available as http://ftp.sas.com/techsup/download/technote/ts140.html

See Also

read.xport

Aliases
  • lookup.xport
Examples
<examples>library(foreign)
lookup.xport("transport")</examples>
<keyword>data</keyword>
Documentation reproduced from package foreign, version 0.1-1, License: GPL version 2 or newer

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