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raju_rangam
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 23, 2006 12:56 pm    Post subject: how to pass parameters from jcl to cobol
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Hi,

How can we pass parameters from jcl to cobol other than PARM and SYSIN parameters

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PostPosted: Fri Aug 25, 2006 3:12 am    Post subject: Re: how to pass parameters from jcl to cobol
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I am not sure if my answer is stupid,
but we can pass data using files, thats what we call control files .. as input to your program
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PostPosted: Fri Aug 25, 2006 3:26 pm    Post subject:
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You can "ACCEPT" a value from certain devices, but as above, why not just use a file?
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