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chinnielr

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PostPosted: Thu Jul 31, 2008 5:21 pm    Post subject: Displaying previous date using SYNCSORT
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I need to display the previous date (current-date - 1) in the output file using SYNCSORT.

Can you please let me know how to do this.

My I/P file LRECL=80
RECFM=FB
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Alissa Margulies

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PostPosted: Tue Nov 11, 2008 3:36 am    Post subject:
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Where in the output do you want the date? If it is simply as a HEADER record, then you can code the following:
Code:

//SYSIN DD *
    SORT FIELDS=COPY
    OUTFIL OUTREC=(1,80),HEADER2=(1:&DATE-1)
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