SAS DataMart Fails With ERROR 22-322: Expecting A Format Name, ERROR 76-322: Syntax error, statement will be ignored. (Doc ID 2304439.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 05, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Health Sciences Data Management Workbench - Version 2.4.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

A table is not getting extracted through SAS DataMart; even the extracted file does not have data. The final error says "Source does not have data" but there is data in DMW.

ERRORS
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Per sasdm.log:
...
215 +'EXPRTN_DT' FORMAT=DATETIME19
  __________
  22
  76
ERROR 22-322: Expecting a format name.
ERROR 76-322: Syntax error, statement will be ignored.
...
NOTE: The SAS System stopped processing this step because of errors.
NOTE: SAS set option OBS=0 and will continue to check statements. This might cause NOTE: No observations in data set.
....
NOTE: Table OUTPUT."MY_CUSTOM_TABLE" created, with 0 rows and 12 columns.
...
464 + FROM Source.MY_NUMBER;
ERROR: File SOURCE.MY_NUMBER.DATA does not exist.
NOTE: PROC SQL set option NOEXEC and will continue to check the syntax of statements.
465 +
466 +
467 +QUIT;
NOTE: The SAS System stopped processing this step because of errors.

 

Changes

 Nothing and it is the only table that is failing.

Cause

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