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srini_mf

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PostPosted: Mon Dec 08, 2008 7:32 pm    Post subject: difference between VS COBOL II and Micro focus COBOL
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Hi all,

What is difference between VS COBOL II and Micro focus COBOL?

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Srinivas
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PostPosted: Mon Dec 08, 2008 10:24 pm    Post subject:
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Hello,

VS COBOL is an IBM compiler/product. MicroFocus COBOL is a MicroFocus compiler/product.

Suggest you ask something more specific as the the question asked is not something a forum reply would answer well.

What is it that you really want to know?
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 12, 2009 8:22 am    Post subject:
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Hi thanks for replay my question is as per syntax and codeing point of view any diffrance is there?
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 12, 2009 5:38 pm    Post subject:
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They are both standards-compliant compilers. The main differences are in file references, which depend on whether you're on the PC or mainframe. Check out either manual for implementation specific sections and that will tell you what is unique to each.
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