CONFIGURATION 2 / Number of Configuration Parameters ODF_VERSION = 001 / ODF AMS internal version PRIME_INSTR = E3 / Prime Instrument
ODFs, whose summary files (*_SCX00000SUM.ASC) contain these new lines, shall be reduced with SASv5.3 or later. Attempts of reducing them with earlier versions of SAS yield errors like the following:
(InvalidSummaryFile), The file '....SUM.ASC' does not appear to be a valid summary file - the string `CONFIGURATION' was read where `PROPOSAL' was expected.produced by every task, which makes use of the OAL.
If you wish to stay with an earlier SAS version, ODFs later than revolution 415 can be made again compatible with SAS, by deleting the above lines in the summary file.
Data acquired earlier than revolution 415 can still be analyzed
with all the publicly available SAS versions.