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String command in COBOL to concatenate to names

 
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sreekusr
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 08, 2007 3:06 pm    Post subject: String command in COBOL to concatenate to names
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Hi,

I want to use STRING command to do the following.

First Name (20) - SREE RAM
secon name(20) - SHYAM BOSS

can any one provide me the STRING command to get the following Result.

O/p- SREE RAM SHYAM BOSS

Thanks,
Sree
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 08, 2007 3:22 pm    Post subject:
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Hi Sree,

Code:
STRING First Name
       DELIMITED BY SIZE       
       ' '     
       secon name
       DELIMITED BY SIZE       
       INTO   WS-VAR
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 08, 2007 3:26 pm    Post subject: Re: Strings in COBOL
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hi,

thanks a lot Ekta ..i will try it out.

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PostPosted: Mon Jan 08, 2007 3:35 pm    Post subject: Re: Strings in COBOL
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sreekusr wrote:
I want to use STRING command to do the following.
First Name (20) - SREE RAM
secon name(20) - SHYAM BOSS
O/p- SREE RAM SHYAM BOSS

Assuming that names might have single spaces imbeded but not two or more imbeded spaces:
Code:
string first delimited by '  '
       space delimited by size
       second delimited by '  '
   into outarea

should work....
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 08, 2007 4:37 pm    Post subject: Re: Strings in COBOL
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Thank you Mr.William .

It worked.

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