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AneeshPK

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PostPosted: Mon Jun 22, 2009 1:01 pm    Post subject: Substring search in Cobol
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Hi,
I have a variable of length 50 which contains some message. How can I search for a substring in this variable. Is there any command exists in COBOL for this? ie; One ex: My requirement is some thing like this, to search for the existence of 'AAAA' in a variable of length X(50).
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PostPosted: Mon Jun 22, 2009 1:16 pm    Post subject:
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Hi AneeshPK
Below will guide you through...

http://www.ibmmainframes.com/viewtopic.php?t=38183&highlight=search+string
http://www.ibmmainframes.com/viewtopic.php?t=38913&highlight=search+string
http://www.ibmmainframes.com/viewtopic.php?t=35454&highlight=search+string
http://ibmmainframes.com/viewtopic.php?t=34435&highlight=
http://www.ibmmainframes.com/viewtopic.php?t=30476&highlight=search+string
http://www.ibmmainframes.com/viewtopic.php?t=29368&highlight=search+string
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PostPosted: Mon Jun 22, 2009 4:30 pm    Post subject:
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Thanks..It was very useful..- icon_cool.gif
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You are welcome.. icon_smile.gif

But Don't forget this also tells search the site before you post.... icon_wink.gif
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