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Data Set Options for Relational Databases

AUTOCOMMIT= Data Set Option

Specifies whether to enable the DBMS autocommit capability.
Default value: LIBNAME setting
Valid in: DATA and PROC steps (when accessing DBMS data using SAS/ACCESS software)
DBMS support: MySQL, Sybase

Syntax Description
See Also



Syntax Description


specifies that all updates, inserts, and deletes are committed immediately after they are executed and no rollback is possible.


specifies that SAS performs the commit after processing the number of row that are specified by using DBCOMMIT=, or the default number of rows if DBCOMMIT= is not specified.

See Also

To assign this option to a group of relational DBMS tables or views, see the AUTOCOMMIT= LIBNAME Option.

DBCOMMIT= Data Set Option

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