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PostPosted: Sun Feb 04, 2007 12:29 pm    Post subject: What is a cobol copybook
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Can anybody explain what is a cobol cobybook....................
i am new to this tech .


thanx n regards in advnc
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PostPosted: Sun Feb 04, 2007 1:36 pm    Post subject:
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As quoted form the ENTERPRISE COBOL Language Reference :
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copybook. A file or library member containing a sequence of code that is included in the source program at compile time using the COPY statement. The file can be created by the user, supplied by COBOL, or supplied by another product.
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PostPosted: Sun Feb 04, 2007 7:55 pm    Post subject:
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thanx
for the answer n i got a good link.
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