you are planning to export or import a large number of sizable objects,
then you might need to increase the amount of memory that is allocated
to the import or export process. Information maps, SAS Data Integration
Studio jobs, and tables are the object types that most frequently
require additional memory. To increase allocated memory, follow these
On the client machine
where you are executing the export or import, open the appropriate
INI file in a text editor as follows:
If you are using SAS Management
Console, open sasmc.ini, which is located in SAS-installation-directory
If you are using SAS Data Integration
Studio, open distudio.ini, which is located in SAS-installation-directory
If you are using SAS OLAP Cube
Studio, open olapa.ini, which is located in SAS-installation-directory
If you are using the batch import
or export tool, then open ImportPackage.ini or ExportPackage.ini.
These files are located in SAS-installation-directory
Locate the following
a higher value (for example,
and save your changes.
For SAS Management Console and
SAS Data Integration Studio, this value is set to
default. For the batch tools and SAS OLAP Cube Studio, the default
If your desktop applications run
in the Citrix application delivery environment, then you can increase
the size of your Java heap to the Citrix limit. All versions of Citrix
support a maximum Java heap size of 512 megabytes, and some versions
support higher limits.
As an alternative to
increasing memory, you can perform multiple imports or exports that
include a smaller number of objects instead of importing or exporting
all of your objects at the same time.