SAS memory allocation

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Dear All, It might be a profane question, but causes a lot of frustration to me: Why does my PC with 1 GB RAM runs out of memory when I declare an array of - let's say - 1million elemenets? If I'm not wrong, SAS represents every number on 8 B, which implies that 1 MB RAM should be enough. I would appreciate any comments on this. Thanks

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