Definition of Syntax error

1. Noun. An error of language resulting from code that does not conform to the syntax of the programming language. "A common syntax error is to omit a parenthesis"

Category relationships: Computer Science, Computing
Generic synonyms: Programming Error, Software Error



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Literary usage of Syntax error

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. SAS 9.1.3 Language Reference: Concepts by SAS Institute (2005)
"... 76 ERROR 76-322: syntax error, statement will be ignored. 3 run ; NOTE: The SAS System stopped processing this step because of errors. ..."

2. Step-by-Step Programming with Base SAS(R) Software by SAS Institute (2001)
"... line printer or disk file Understanding the Log Structure Detecting a Syntax Error The following SAS program contains one DATA step and two PROC steps. ..."

3. SAS 9.1 Macro Language: Reference by Institute SAS Institute, SAS Institute (2004)
"For example, if you misspell a macro function name or omit a necessary semicolon, that is a syntax error during compilation. syntax errors occur when ..."

4. Sas/connect 9.1: User's Guide by Sas Institute, Institute SAS Institute (2004)
"Data set B is not created because SAS is in syntax check mode from the previous syntax error. Only the DATA step will be parsed. To prevent this problem, ..."

5. SAS(R) 9.1 SQL Procedure User's Guide by Sas Institute, Institute SAS Institute (2004)
"ERROR 76-322: syntax error, statement will be ignored. NOTE: The SAS System stopped processing this step because of errors. ..."

6. Sas/access 9.1 Interface To System 2000: Reference by Sas Institute, Institute SAS Institute (2004)
"Note: SYSTEM 2000 commands in a Command File must be specified in uppercase or a syntax error occurs. An If you do not want to create the short Command File ..."

7. SAS 9.1.3 Language Reference: Concepts by SAS Institute (2005)
"... 76 ERROR 76-322: syntax error, statement will be ignored. 3 run ; NOTE: The SAS System stopped processing this step because of errors. ..."

8. Step-by-Step Programming with Base SAS(R) Software by SAS Institute (2001)
"... line printer or disk file Understanding the Log Structure Detecting a Syntax Error The following SAS program contains one DATA step and two PROC steps. ..."

9. SAS 9.1 Macro Language: Reference by Institute SAS Institute, SAS Institute (2004)
"For example, if you misspell a macro function name or omit a necessary semicolon, that is a syntax error during compilation. syntax errors occur when ..."

10. Sas/connect 9.1: User's Guide by Sas Institute, Institute SAS Institute (2004)
"Data set B is not created because SAS is in syntax check mode from the previous syntax error. Only the DATA step will be parsed. To prevent this problem, ..."

11. SAS(R) 9.1 SQL Procedure User's Guide by Sas Institute, Institute SAS Institute (2004)
"ERROR 76-322: syntax error, statement will be ignored. NOTE: The SAS System stopped processing this step because of errors. ..."

12. Sas/access 9.1 Interface To System 2000: Reference by Sas Institute, Institute SAS Institute (2004)
"Note: SYSTEM 2000 commands in a Command File must be specified in uppercase or a syntax error occurs. An If you do not want to create the short Command File ..."

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