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Varible length records sort with VB file

 
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mfraju

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PostPosted: Tue Aug 07, 2007 4:39 pm    Post subject: Varible length records sort with VB file
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I have a doubt on Varible length records sort. can any one help me.

my control cards looks like below
SORT FIELDS=COPY
OUTREC FIELDS=(10,140)

its working fine if my input and output files are FB. if they are VB its not working can any one tell me what is the reason.
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William Thompson

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PostPosted: Tue Aug 07, 2007 4:43 pm    Post subject:
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The error message (which you failed to post) says it all, you need to include the RDW in the output.
Some thing like FIELDS=(1,4,10,140)....
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