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Meaning of SORT BY <fields> USING <fields>

 
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Shanu.sukoor

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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 6:52 pm    Post subject: Meaning of SORT BY <fields> USING <fields>
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What is the meaning of SORT BY <fields> USING <fields>. I am new to natural language.

Thank you.
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 7:07 pm    Post subject:
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It will be easier for you to read Software AG's manuals and get the answer directly (look at the STATEMENTS manual).

In general, USING will cause the fields mentioned to be kept in intemediate storage. Otherwise, they may be emptied by the SORT operation.

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Where can I get the manuals? Could you please post the link or attach the manual?
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 7:26 pm    Post subject:
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Software AG's manuals are copyrighted materials.

However, if you have a licensed NATURAL installed, you should have all the documentation at your shop.

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Thank you... I will search for it in my shop.
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Hello,

If it is not in your shop and your system is licensed, you can get all of the material from Software AG.
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