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Revision as of 15:14, 30 January 2016

The Semicolon (;) is the most dreaded feature of the SAS syntax. It actually ends a statement and by itself is a null statement.

The result of the fear of the semicolon is that SAS programmers quite often forget to code the semicolon.

Folk lore: SAS really stands for "semicolon - always semicolon"

Further reading