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Issue about add COMP-3 with non-integer numeric data

 
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coria

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PostPosted: Thu Sep 13, 2007 4:22 pm    Post subject: Issue about add COMP-3 with non-integer numeric data
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Hi All,
format is like:
Code:
A X(8)
B S(9)V9(3) USAGE IS DISPLAY
C S9(12)V9(3) USAGE IS COMP-3

I want move A to B and accumulate B with C, the results are to be stored in C.
confusing about this kind of operation...

Thanks,
Coria Xu
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CICS Guy

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PostPosted: Thu Sep 13, 2007 4:39 pm    Post subject:
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Would you like to reconsider the PIC for B?
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UmeySan

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PostPosted: Thu Sep 13, 2007 5:00 pm    Post subject:
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Hi !

Using PIC-X is a little bit dangerous for the afterwards computation.
So field A could be something like "123A9G"

Regards, Umeysan
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vasanthkumarhb

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PostPosted: Wed Sep 26, 2007 1:15 pm    Post subject: Hi All.......
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Check and validate the variable A for numeric, if it is numeric move that variable in to working-storage variable, having pic 9(8), take thi variable and then move it to Variable B which is mentioned above. since its stored in numeric EBCIDIC format, we can use that variable for COMP or COMP-3 variables.

Let me knw more info from Cria..

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Vasanth......... icon_smile.gif
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