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kapil dev arora

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PostPosted: Thu Mar 12, 2009 1:58 pm    Post subject: COBOL: How many Redefines can is use in a file layout
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i dont have an example code but wanted to know that what is restriction on Redifen clause in file layout in a cobol program.

I guess no restriction. m i right ??
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PostPosted: Thu Mar 12, 2009 4:22 pm    Post subject:
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Hi,

Did you try it at your end - what happend ?
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PostPosted: Thu Mar 12, 2009 4:23 pm    Post subject: Re: COBOL: How many Redefines can is use in a file layout
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kapil dev arora wrote:
I guess no restriction. m i right ??
Looks like you are right.
Compiler limits
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PostPosted: Thu Mar 12, 2009 4:27 pm    Post subject: Thanks .. but i cant try thats the problem...i will ask smon
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mean while if some one have a explanation... i will be rhankful..

Kapil.
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PostPosted: Thu Mar 12, 2009 4:33 pm    Post subject: Re: Thanks .. but i cant try thats the problem...i will ask
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kapil dev arora wrote:
mean while if some one have a explanation... i will be rhankful..
If you had bothered to look at the provided link, you would have noticed several "No Limit"s on FD data areas and WS 01 definitions.....
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PostPosted: Thu Mar 12, 2009 7:55 pm    Post subject:
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Hello,

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mean while if some one have a explanation...
How might "no limit" be further explained? I'm confused icon_confused.gif
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PostPosted: Thu Mar 12, 2009 8:19 pm    Post subject:
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If your file layout has so many redefines that you are worried about a compiler limit I think you have a design problem.
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PostPosted: Thu Mar 12, 2009 10:32 pm    Post subject:
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In Kapil's defense, his post was dated just 4 minutes after Williams', and it's possible that he and William were posting at the same time, only William hit <enter> first. icon_smile.gif
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