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srinivas.cdp

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PostPosted: Sat Dec 23, 2006 9:41 pm    Post subject: how to findout length of particular field in copybook
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how to findout length of particular field in copybook,( copybook contains morethan 5000 fields)?
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PostPosted: Sat Dec 23, 2006 9:47 pm    Post subject: Re: how to findout length of particular field in copybook
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srinivas.cdp wrote:
how to findout length of particular field in copybook,( copybook contains morethan 5000 fields)?
Can you not just look at the particular field in the copybook and see what its picture is?
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PostPosted: Sun Dec 24, 2006 10:56 am    Post subject: how to findout length of particular field in copybook
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use file aid option 8.
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PostPosted: Sun Dec 24, 2006 4:08 pm    Post subject:
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U can use file manager option 3 Utilities then use 13 option for copybook.
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??? edit copybook, find "field" and check attributes ??

Miss something?

But if you want to know the length of "from field " to "to field", it is another question : use File-Aid or some edit macro I know it exists for cobol structure ( assuming your copybook is a structure )
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 27, 2006 5:06 am    Post subject: Re: how to findout length of particular field in copybook
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A compile listing should do it.
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