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String manipulation to change the date format

 
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HozE

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 09, 2009 5:14 pm    Post subject: String manipulation to change the date format
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Hello all,

I have FB file of RECL 80 bytes
The file has only one field in each record ,i.e date field of pic x(10).
The format for e.g is 18.11.1936

I want the format to be changed to 1936-11-18

There are 100,000 records in the input file.

Can any one their valuable input to resolve this?
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Garry Carroll

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 09, 2009 5:43 pm    Post subject:
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Code:
     OPTION COPY
     OUTFIL BUILD=(7,4,C'-',4,2,C'-',1,2,12,69)

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 09, 2009 6:49 pm    Post subject:
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Thanks Gary..it worked..and just in time icon_smile.gif
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 09, 2009 7:10 pm    Post subject:
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..and just in time


.... don't you just love that?

Glad to have been of help.

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