BYTE Function: UNIX

Returns one character in the ASCII collating sequence.
Category: Character
UNIX specifics: Uses the ASCII collating sequence
See: BYTE Function in SAS Functions and CALL Routines: Reference



Required Argument

specifies an integer that represents a specific ASCII character. The value of n can range from 0 to 255.


If the BYTE function returns a value to a variable that has not yet been assigned a length, by default the variable is assigned a length of 1.