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sangar_blr

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PostPosted: Fri Apr 01, 2005 2:15 pm    Post subject: Check alphanumeric(X) values in is numeric clause condition
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if u check alphanumeric(X) values in is numeric clause condition what will happen?

for example

1) ws-data pic x(4) value "123".
IF ws-data is numeric
display "sangar"
else
display "gan".
what is the display value?

2) ws-data pic x(4) value "1234".
IF ws-data is numeric
display "sangar"
else
display "gan".
what is the display value?
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sivatechdrive

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PostPosted: Mon Apr 04, 2005 5:38 pm    Post subject:
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Hi Sangar

the IS numeric clause can be used with alphanumeric field

i suppose

the ist results in "gan". as 123 is passed & the last byte is padded with space

the 2nd result in "sangar"



thanks
siva
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mmwife

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PostPosted: Tue Apr 05, 2005 6:21 am    Post subject:
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An A/N field will test positive for NUMERIC if it only contains the digits
0-9, that is, X'F0' thru X'F9'.

Any other values will result in a failed NUMERIC test.
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PostPosted: Tue Apr 05, 2005 6:00 pm    Post subject: if dataset deleted what abend we get
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hi.
if i deleted dataset phisically in 1st step of one proc ,if i want to access same dataset which i am delete in 2nd step then what abend i will get?
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