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Max length of Albhabetic and Albha-numeric fields.

 
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Gnanas N

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PostPosted: Tue Nov 20, 2007 4:46 pm    Post subject: Max length of Albhabetic and Albha-numeric fields.
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Hi all,

Can anyone tell me What is the Maximum length of Albhabetic (A) and Albha-numeric (X) fields in COBOL?

I think the limit will vary based on COBOL Compilers?

Please give the COBOL compilers info as well, if possible.

Thanks,
Gnanas
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siva sudhakar

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PostPosted: Tue Nov 20, 2007 5:11 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Max length of Albhabetic and Albha-numeric fields.
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Please check the link given below


http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/pdthelp/v1r1/index.jsp?topic=/com.ibm.entcobol4.doc/igym1api.htm
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 20, 2007 5:22 pm    Post subject:
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Thanks Siva.

I got the things.
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PostPosted: Wed Nov 21, 2007 1:24 am    Post subject:
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Hello,

There is also documentation for multiple COBOL compilers available via the "Manuals" link at the top of the page.
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