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anand_lively

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 29, 2005 11:28 am    Post subject: How see the value of comp field in dataset
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Can someone tell me how to view the value of comp field in a PS.
Say for example i am writing a record containing eno,name and sal from COBOL to PS file. Of these Sal is declared of COMP-3 type. When i open the PS it shows me the written value of Eno, name but not of Sal.
I i use HEX on it shows me in HEXADECIMAL format.

My question is can i view the sal value in decimal
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 30, 2005 12:19 am    Post subject:
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Move the comp-3 field to a numeric (9) before writing to PS File.
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 30, 2005 2:24 am    Post subject:
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If you have Fileaid at your shop you will be able to view it using a proper copy book.

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PostPosted: Fri Jul 01, 2005 2:10 pm    Post subject: Re: How see the value of comp field in dataset
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I agree with somasundaran. U can make use of FileAid utility. Search for fileaid document to get an idea of how to use fileaid.

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