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mallireddy06

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PostPosted: Thu Sep 06, 2007 10:44 am    Post subject: How many bytes it will occupy PIC Z(8)9.99-
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hi friends

i want to know how many bytes that occupy by the variable

02 MEC-PREV-CUM-PREM1-SO PIC Z(8)9.99-.






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PostPosted: Thu Sep 06, 2007 10:56 am    Post subject:
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Mallireddy,

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Z(8)9.99-.


Did you refer manual? It is mentioned clearly. Go through and let us know.
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 06, 2007 1:06 pm    Post subject:
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Real helpful......
Symbols used in the PICTURE clause
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 06, 2007 8:33 pm    Post subject:
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Hello,

If you look at a compile output, the length for each of the fields is shown there.

If you want to learn how to calculate this, follow the earlier advice and look in the manual (linked to via the "Manuals" link at the top of the web page).
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