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How to pass data from jcl to cobol program?????

 
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jeevan_pattanaik

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PostPosted: Fri Jun 09, 2006 3:21 pm    Post subject: How to pass data from jcl to cobol program?????
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There are two ways to pass datas from Jcl into Cobol program .
1. after sysin DD *
2. by using parm
But when we are passing large volume of dats i mean 1000 records then shall we go for this only or is there any other way to avail this ?
Plz let me know ???
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 09, 2006 3:26 pm    Post subject:
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U can pass the information through files also. Read from the file in cobol program and use the Records.
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 09, 2006 3:27 pm    Post subject: Re: How to pass data from jcl to cobol program?????
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Hi Jeevan,

The most important thing is that you can't pass 1000 records thru PARM as it's length is 100bytes and if u pass so much data from SYSIN, this will decrease the performance and hence won't be approved for FFP. So what i think the best solution is call another pgm and pass data thru it. Please let me know in case of any concern.

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PostPosted: Thu Jun 22, 2006 4:17 pm    Post subject: Re: How to pass data from jcl to cobol program?????
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Hi,
varun
thanks for replying me.
So cld you plz send me the exact code for this.
Jeevan
varun_sharma wrote:
Hi Jeevan,

The most important thing is that you can't pass 1000 records thru PARM as it's length is 100bytes and if u pass so much data from SYSIN, this will decrease the performance and hence won't be approved for FFP. So what i think the best solution is call another pgm and pass data thru it. Please let me know in case of any concern.

Cheers
Varun
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