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PostPosted: Fri Dec 01, 2006 3:26 pm    Post subject: Occurs clause in COBOL programs
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In a file, a variable is declared with length 10 and it occurs 3 times.
Will it occupy 30 bytes in the file or storage is just 10 bytes.
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 01, 2006 3:35 pm    Post subject:
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Three 10 byte fields in a row, a total of 30 bytes.
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