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How to access a particular record in a file using XPEDITER

 
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adapalam

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 20, 2007 10:13 am    Post subject: How to access a particular record in a file using XPEDITER
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Hey Guys,
Can anyone let me know how do we skip a particular set of records so tat we can access only one particular record.....
What i mean to say is that suppose we have a file which consists of 10 records and in xpediter i just want to access the 8th record what shud i do? ...wht command or procedure shud i follow in order to access only the 8th record ...
Plz can anyone help me out

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Devzee

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 20, 2007 10:59 am    Post subject:
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1. in the input file drop first 7 records, and xpedite 8 th record

or
2. In xpeditor set break points
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 21, 2007 9:30 pm    Post subject: Re: How to access a particular record in a file using XPEDIT
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If you have a key field in that file, you could use that working storage field name and use "WHEN" command.
For eg.if you have the file with student id as a field and 8th record in the file has student id=100, then you could use the command
Code:
WHEN student-id = 100

and then "F12" to jump to the code which reads the record from the file.

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Kousalya
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