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PostPosted: Wed May 25, 2005 11:41 am    Post subject: File status clause and parm length
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Hi,

I have 2 queries:

A) why is the parm length defined as S9(04) instead of 9(04).

B) why the file-status clause is X(2) instead of 9(2). In what cases is it of help?

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PostPosted: Wed May 25, 2005 2:38 pm    Post subject:
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answer to B.

File status is kept as X(2) for future expansion like A1,A2 etc..
to be in safer side.

Can i expect your next question as why is it kept as X(2) and not x(3) ...
:-) .
We have to accept it for many reasons.
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PostPosted: Wed May 25, 2005 3:13 pm    Post subject:
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Hi Deepa, I got some info on it...browse more at www.simotime.com
need to still find for parm length...
the whole idea is of being inquisite to attain knowledge about higher levels of the system.

thanks.
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