Thursday, May 17, 2012

Example Libname Statement to Connect to a local MySQL Database

Example SAS libname statement to connect to a local MySQL database:
libname mys mysql user=your-username password=your-password database=your-database-name server='' port=3306;

The above would also work with

To connect to a non-local database, simply change the IP address or server name of the server. Please note these statements will only work if the SAS/ACCESS interface is installed.