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Siddharth Bahirsheth

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PostPosted: Mon Jul 23, 2007 5:15 pm    Post subject: Passing strings in the program
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Can any body suggest me how will i pass a string in different programs through comm area .. help in the form of theory or code snippet would be appreciated
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PostPosted: Mon Jul 23, 2007 5:22 pm    Post subject:
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OK, please define "string".......
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PostPosted: Mon Jul 23, 2007 5:26 pm    Post subject: Re: Passing strings in the program
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string means any string of characters for e.g 01 var-name pic x(20)
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PostPosted: Mon Jul 23, 2007 5:36 pm    Post subject:
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Move your "var-name pic x(20)" to the commarea and go.....
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PostPosted: Mon Jul 23, 2007 6:18 pm    Post subject: Re: Passing strings in the program
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can you please provide me with some code snippet of called and calling program
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Batch or CICS?
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PostPosted: Mon Jul 23, 2007 6:34 pm    Post subject: Re: Passing strings in the program
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CICS
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PostPosted: Mon Jul 23, 2007 6:40 pm    Post subject:
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Try looking first at the Calling subprograms from COBOL section in the Programming Guide.
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