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Maximum allowed length of a PL1 variable.

 
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 29, 2008 1:49 am    Post subject: Maximum allowed length of a PL1 variable.
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Hi,

Can you please let me know the maximum length of a variable that is allowed in PL1?

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PostPosted: Sat Nov 29, 2008 2:25 am    Post subject:
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I'm sure YOU know what you're asking. However, it's not clear on this end if you're talking about:
1. Length of a variable name in PL/1
2. Length of a numeric variable definition (which depends on the type)
3. Length of a string variable definition

For the latter two, check the Language Reference manual (link at the top of the page, Appendix A, Limits). The first can be found in the Programming Guide (link at the top of the page, Appendix A, Limits).
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 29, 2008 2:28 am    Post subject: Reply to: Maximum allowed length of a PL1 variable.
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Hi Robert,

I meant the length allowed for a variable name.

Thanks, I would go through the documentation you pointed out.

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