37 data newstaff;
38 set staff;
39 start_date = today();
NOTE: There were 7 observations read from the data set WORK.STAFF.
NOTE: The data set WORK.NEWSTAFF has 7 observations and 3 variables.
NOTE: DATA statement used (Total process time):
real time 0.01 seconds
cpu time 0.00 seconds
In the statement start_date = today(); today() is a SAS function which returns the current date as a SAS numeric date value. For more information please refer to the link below:
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