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How to Find out the COBOL version used in a COBOL program?

 
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Selvamani

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PostPosted: Fri Jul 20, 2007 3:35 am    Post subject: How to Find out the COBOL version used in a COBOL program?
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All,

Could anybody tell me how to find out the version of the COBOL used in a COBOL program. I know the compiler list gives the Version used.
But this requires me to compile each and every program to find it out.
Any other easy method please.

Thanks
Selva
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William Thompson

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PostPosted: Fri Jul 20, 2007 3:52 am    Post subject:
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Try Gilbert Saint-Flour's website for LOADXREF - Load-Library and Load-Module Analyser which will get you (among other things):
* for each load-module:
o program's member name
o program hash-code (8 hex digits)
o link-edit date (YYYY-MM-DD)
o length (hex)
o RMODE, AMODE
o link options (RENT, REUS)
o dsname
* for each CSECT in each load-module:
o name
o symbol type (CSECT, ENTRY)
o offset (from start of load-module)
o length (hex)
o Rmode/Amode flags
o Reference flags (ERef)
o hash-code (8 hex digits)
o compiler's abbreviated code
o compiler's signature (e.g. 5740CB103)
o compiler's version/modification (e.g. 0201)
o compilation date (YYYY-MM-DD)
o compilation option string (COBOL only)
o user data
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Mickeydusaor

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PostPosted: Fri Jul 20, 2007 7:44 pm    Post subject:
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Just look at AMBLIST this will give you what compiler was used,
otherwords the IBM Product ID for each compiler.
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