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How fill the filed value with fixed values(DFHMDF )

 
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aimprabhu

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PostPosted: Wed Nov 26, 2008 9:57 pm    Post subject: How fill the filed value with fixed values(DFHMDF )
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Hi ,
This is basic doubt in DFHMDF on CICS.

I want to fill the input variable with constant values.

E.g in Field att i wnat to give INITIAL="*" and length =25

i want the full length to be like this

****************************

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Prabhu
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Robert Sample

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PostPosted: Wed Nov 26, 2008 10:23 pm    Post subject:
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Using
Code:
INITIAL='****************************'
shouldn't be much an issue, surely?
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PostPosted: Wed Nov 26, 2008 10:51 pm    Post subject: Reply to: How fill the filed value with fixed values(DFHMDF
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Hi robert,


I am doing the same.there is one more option that's what i am asking!!!
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PostPosted: Wed Nov 26, 2008 11:43 pm    Post subject:
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Use the provided field. If you're asking if there's a different way to do the same, the only way I can think of would be (assuming a COBOL program) to name the field and
Code:
MOVE ALL '*' TO mapfieldnameO
You must specify the entire initial value desired on the DFHMDF INITIAL field.
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