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Statements under z/OS

ATTRIB Statement: z/OS

Associates a format, informat, label, length, or any combination of these attributes, with one or more variables.
Valid: in a DATA step
z/OS specifics: LENGTH= specification in attribute-list
See: ATTRIB Statement in SAS Language Reference: Dictionary



ATTRIB variable-list-1 attribute-list-1 <...variable-list-n attribute-list-n>;


LENGTH=<$> length is one of the attributes that can be specified in the attribute-list. The LENGTH= attribute specifies the length of variables in the variable-list. Under z/OS, numeric variables can range from 2 to 8 bytes in length, and character variables can range from 1 to 32,767 bytes in length.

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