Importing flow: ERROR – An error occurred trying to connect the responsible parties for the imported objects.  Reason: Can’t find resource for bundle java.util.PropertyResourceBundle, key ResponsiblePartyHandler.InvalidSearchAttrib.txt

Importing flow: ERROR – An error occurred trying to connect the responsible parties for the imported objects. Reason: Can’t find resource for bundle java.util.PropertyResourceBundle, key ResponsiblePartyHandler.InvalidSearchAttrib.txt

If you are getting the following message when importing a package containing a FLOW: ERROR – An error occurred trying to connect the responsible parties for the imported objects.  Reason: Can’t find resource for bundle java.util.PropertyResourceBundle, key...

Finding MIN (or even MAX) of character variables in SQL

It is perfectly valid to use min() as a summary function on character values in proc sql, eg as follows: proc sql;create table test as    select min(name) as minval  from sashelp.class; This is not so, however, when using in an inline context: proc...

Reading UTF-8 in Filename Pipe

Having been blessed with an en-dash (alt + 2013) in our TFS project root, I’ve been having lots of fun getting SAS to ‘play nicely’ with non-ascii characters when running OS commands (eg tf.exe). Storing the values in macro variables works fine...

Invoking Stored Processes with Powershell – the easy way

There are a number of ways to run SAS from Powershell: Using SAS Integration Technologies (Chris Hemedinger has some great resources on this) Directly by calling sas.exe (presuming you are running on a box with a local install) Indirectly via the SAS Stored Process...