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PostPosted: Wed May 09, 2007 7:45 pm    Post subject: JCL code for converting a file from VB to FB
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IN THE BELOW JCL CODE FOR CONVERTING A FILE FROM VB TO FB , HOW CAN WE MODIFY THE JCL SUCH AS TO ELIMINATE THE FIRST 4 CHARACTERS WHILE WRITING THE OUTPUT FILE

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//STEP10   EXEC PGM=SORT                                         
//SORTIN   DD DSN=INPUT.FILE.1, DISP=OLD   
//SORTOUT1 DD DSN=OUTPUT.FILE,                       
//                DISP=(NEW,CATLG,DELETE),                         
//                  DSORG=PS,                                         
//                RECFM=FB,                                         
//                LRECL=440,                                       
//                BLKSIZE=27720,                                   
//                DATACLAS=STANDARD                                 
//SYSPRINT DD SYSOUT=*                                           
//SYSIN    DD *                                                 
  SORT FIELDS=COPY                                               
  OUTFIL FNAMES=SORTOUT1,VTOF,                                   
  OUTREC=(1:1,440)                                               
  END                                                           
/*                                                               
//SYSOUT DD SYSOUT=*                                             
//SYSUDUMP DD SYSOUT=*
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PostPosted: Wed May 09, 2007 9:34 pm    Post subject:
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The first four bytes of a VB record is the RDW. You would not normally include that when converting from VB to FB, so you'd use:

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  OUTFIL FNAMES=SORTOUT1,VTOF,                                   
    OUTREC=(5,436)
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