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FWY
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 07, 2006 7:06 am    Post subject: COBOL Move Problem
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01 CTLRMTFL-SERIALNO.
49 CTLRMTFL-SERIALNO-LEN
PIC S9(4) USAGE COMP.
49 CTLRMTFL-SERIALNO-TEXT
PIC X(15).

01 CTLRMTFL-PAGESERIAL PIC S9(12)V USAGE COMP-3.

Now we
MOVE CTLRMTFL-SERIALNO-TEXT(4:CTLRMTFL-SERIALNO-LEN - 3)
TO CTLRMTFL-PAGESERIAL.

Will we meet problem on this?
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 07, 2006 11:16 am    Post subject:
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Hi FWY

If the data contained in the variable CTLRMTFL-SERIALNO-TEXT is always of length = 15,it wont create any problem.

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PostPosted: Thu Dec 07, 2006 12:03 pm    Post subject:
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01 CTLRMTFL-PAGESERIAL PIC S9(12)V USAGE COMP-3.

You declared this variable as numeric
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MOVE CTLRMTFL-SERIALNO-TEXT(4:CTLRMTFL-SERIALNO-LEN - 3)
TO CTLRMTFL-PAGESERIAL.

and moving a alphanumeric variable

The compilation of the program will be sucessfull but i dont think you will get the result that you expected at the runtime
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 07, 2006 12:25 pm    Post subject:
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Hi

It will surely give the desired result presuming CTLRMTFL-SERIALNO-TEXT is having numeric data from posn 4 to 15.

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PostPosted: Thu Dec 07, 2006 12:35 pm    Post subject:
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Yes, With that assumption it is a working one
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 07, 2006 12:35 pm    Post subject:
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Hi,
The code will work fine. It will give result without any abend.
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