Portal | Manuals | References | Downloads | Info | Programs | JCLs | Master the Mainframes
IBM Mainframe Computers Forums Index
 
Register
 
IBM Mainframe Computers Forums Index Mainframe: Search IBM Mainframe Forum: FAQ Memberlist Usergroups Profile Log in to check your private messages Log in
 

 

PAGE BREAK Concept in COBOL

 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    IBMMAINFRAMES.com Support Forums -> COBOL Programming
View previous topic :: :: View next topic  
Author Message
guruji
Warnings : 1

New User


Joined: 13 Apr 2007
Posts: 59
Location: Bangalore

PostPosted: Thu Sep 25, 2008 7:55 am    Post subject: PAGE BREAK Concept in COBOL
Reply with quote

Hi,
Can anyone throw some light on Page Breaks in Reports generated in COBOL?
Thanks,
Reni.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message

dick scherrer

Site Director


Joined: 23 Nov 2006
Posts: 19270
Location: Inside the Matrix

PostPosted: Thu Sep 25, 2008 9:04 am    Post subject:
Reply with quote

Hello,

You control page breaks in your code. There are typically 2 times when you want a page break. One is when the number of lines printed reached some limit (say 60 - depends on your requirement). The other is when there is a control break (say dept_no changes and each dept should start a new page).

Many (most?) programs use a special-names entry to give a name to C01 (i.e. C01 is TOP-OF-PAGE).
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
View previous topic :: :: View next topic  
Post new topic   Reply to topic    IBMMAINFRAMES.com Support Forums -> COBOL Programming All times are GMT + 6 Hours
Page 1 of 1

 

Search our Forum:

Similar Topics
Topic Author Forum Replies Posted
No new posts XML Parse for COBOL 5.2 Bhanu Praveen COBOL Programming 1 Sat Jul 08, 2017 8:58 pm
No new posts Dynamic output file creation in cobol... smileheal COBOL Programming 7 Thu Jun 15, 2017 10:53 pm
No new posts Search utility(3.14) using JCl and Cobol RKS3 COBOL Programming 12 Sat Jun 10, 2017 10:24 pm
No new posts COBOL DB2 program - zIIP eligible vasanthz COBOL Programming 7 Wed May 31, 2017 5:12 am
This topic is locked: you cannot edit posts or make replies. Cobol GUI (like Editor) Kala Mainframe COBOL Programming 14 Wed May 10, 2017 12:30 pm


Facebook
Back to Top
 
Mainframe Wiki | Forum Rules | Bookmarks | Subscriptions | FAQ | Tutorials | Contact Us