PROC ASSIGN Statement
- PROC ASSIGN options ;
The PROC ASSIGN statement invokes the procedure.
The following options can appear in the PROC ASSIGN statement.
names the SAS data set that contains the network specification.
If the DATA= option is omitted, the most recently created SAS data set is used.
specifies a name for the output data set.
If the OUT= option is omitted, the SAS
System creates a data set and names it according to the
Refer to the "SAS Statements Used in the Data Set"
section in base SAS
documentation for more information.
specifies a scaling factor for the input cost data.
The input data are scaled by 10n.
The default value of n is 3.
For more information, see the discussion on scaling in the
specifies that the objective is to find an assignment that maximizes the
sum of the costs.
By default, PROC ASSIGN minimizes the sum of the costs.
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