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Arithematic operations using SORT

 
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kalyanp_80

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PostPosted: Thu Sep 25, 2008 8:56 pm    Post subject: Arithematic operations using SORT
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Hi,

I have a requirement to use aritematic operations using SORT utility. I am using syncsort.

My file looks something like this:

00014
00015
00016
00017
00018

I need to subtract all these columns with 13.

Please assist.

Thanks
Amith
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 25, 2008 9:18 pm    Post subject:
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Take a look at the OUTFIL FIELDS parameter, It has arithmetic functions....
SyncSort for z/OS 1.3 Programmer’s Guide wrote:
The arithmetic functions of minimum and maximum (MIN and MAX) are performed before the arithmetic operators (MUL, DIV, MOD, ADD, SUB). Within the arithmetic operators, multiplication (MUL), division (DIV), and modulus (MOD) are performed before addition (ADD) and subtraction (SUB). Operations within the same precedence level are performed from left to right.
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Alissa Margulies

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PostPosted: Thu Sep 25, 2008 10:28 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Arithematic operations using SORT
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Try this:
Code:
//SYSIN  DD *
   SORT FIELDS=COPY                     
   OUTREC FIELDS=(1,5,ZD,SUB,+13,M11,LENGTH=5)
   END
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