lookup.xport

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.

Keywords
file
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 https://support.sas.com/techsup/technote/ts140.pdf.

See Also

read.xport

Aliases
  • lookup.xport
Examples
library(foreign) ## Not run: ## no XPORT file is installed. # lookup.xport("test.xpt") # ## End(Not run)
Documentation reproduced from package foreign, version 0.8-67, License: GPL (>= 2)

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