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Editing a VSAM file through a COBOL program

 
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Paul1983

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PostPosted: Sat Aug 16, 2008 4:53 pm    Post subject: Editing a VSAM file through a COBOL program
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Hi,

I want to edit a VSAM file through a COBOL program.Please let me know what all I need to mention in the FILE-CONTROL and also in the FILE SECTION.

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Paul
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PostPosted: Sat Aug 16, 2008 4:54 pm    Post subject:
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Is it a KSDS, ESDS, RRDS, VRRDS, or linear VSAM dataset ?

Acces the data by key or sequentially
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It is a KSDS
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PostPosted: Sat Aug 16, 2008 8:40 pm    Post subject:
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Try looking at Coding input and output statements for VSAM files in the ENTERPRISE COBOL Programming Guide and the ENTERPRISE COBOL Language Reference.
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