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PostPosted: Mon Feb 26, 2007 6:22 pm    Post subject: Passing data to subroutine w/o linkage section
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How can data be passed to a dynamically called module without using Linkage Section?
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PostPosted: Mon Feb 26, 2007 7:15 pm    Post subject:
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Linkage Section in the called module or the calling module? I'm thinking it will have to be in one or the other....
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 27, 2007 3:40 pm    Post subject:
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William Thompson wrote:
Linkage Section in the called module or the calling module? I'm thinking it will have to be in one or the other....


linkage section in the calling module... i.e. How can data be passed to a dynamically called module without using linkage section in the calling module?
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 27, 2007 4:01 pm    Post subject:
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How can data be passed to a dynamically called module without using linkage section in the calling module?
Forgive me if I'm confused, but isn't that the normal way? CALL sub using WS-item? No linkage required.
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 27, 2007 4:38 pm    Post subject:
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Use PL/1, there's no linkage section there. Just passing of addresses via pointers. But that's probably not what is meant.
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PostPosted: Thu Mar 01, 2007 3:49 pm    Post subject: Re: Passing data to subroutine w/o linkage section
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You can use CALL using WS-AREA...by using this you can pass the data for your sub program..

Syantax: CALL <Sub-program Name) using WS-AREA
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 02, 2007 1:14 am    Post subject:
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Hello,

When you code "CALL modname USING parmlist", you need no linkage section in the calling module. You will use a linkage section in the called module.
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