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Abstract: This article describes various methods of passing values from a list, a control data set, to a later step or into a statement.
- Description: FAQ about how to build macro arrays or lists for calling macros
- Purpose: reduce Q&A about macro usage and abusage
Concepts and Vocabulary
- control data set: a list
- list: a control data set
- macro: a set of tokens encapsulated between the statements %macro and %mend,
- macro variable: entry in global or local symbol table, persists across step boundaries
--Ronald_J._Fehd macro.maven == the radical programmer 07:26, 20 June 2012 (EDT)