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Sikkandhar

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PostPosted: Thu Dec 27, 2007 4:41 pm    Post subject: Error in calling one rexx from another
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I get output only after i hit return keys thrice while Calling one rexx pgm from another.
How to overcome this error?
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 27, 2007 4:51 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Error in calling one rexx from another
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We cannot tell without looking at Your screen

do You have any pull around..

do Your rexx scripts write to the screen,
and the display stops with 3 asterisks ?? waiting for You to hit enter in order
to display more data ...
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 27, 2007 4:51 pm    Post subject:
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not a very good description of your problem. you are going to have to elaborate before anyone can really helpl.
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 27, 2007 5:01 pm    Post subject:
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This is the actual problem.

In the first screen, i give 2 values. According to the value entered the flow moves to another rexx whose function is to write 2 files using the queue statement. I have used CALL statement to transfer control to the other rexx program.

Now, what happens is that the execution happens perfectly, as in the files are getting written with the exact data. But, this happens only after i hit enter thrice.

I tried doing a trace, but there was no error message. Only after hitting enter thrice did i get the 3 asterisks.

Hope i have made myself clear.
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 27, 2007 5:09 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Error in calling one rexx from another
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queue statement


that what happens using the queue approach...

why aren' t You using the stem technique...

more performing and less prone to left overs

having to hit enter is related usually to the queue approach ..
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