Portal | Manuals | References | Downloads | Info | Programs | JCLs | Mainframe wiki | Quick Ref
IBM Mainframe Computers Forums Index
 
Register
 
IBM Mainframe Computers Forums Index Mainframe: Search IBM Mainframe Forum: FAQ Memberlist Profile Log in to check your private messages Log in
 
Carat(^) delimited file layout

 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    IBMMAINFRAMES.com Support Forums -> JCL & VSAM
View previous topic :: :: View next topic  
Author Message
Sureet Mookherjee

New User


Joined: 08 May 2009
Posts: 19
Location: India

PostPosted: Thu Jul 09, 2009 10:50 am    Post subject: Carat(^) delimited file layout
Reply with quote

My requirement is to delimit the various fields in the output file with one carat(^).
Ex:
Emp No HICN No Name
0000000001^H0000001^Sureet

How to achieve this using outrec in jcl???
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message

Escapa

Senior Member


Joined: 16 Feb 2007
Posts: 1399
Location: IL, USA

PostPosted: Thu Jul 09, 2009 10:53 am    Post subject:
Reply with quote

Show us the some sample records with layout of input file....

Also which sort product you are using?
LRECL=? RECFM=?
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
Sureet Mookherjee

New User


Joined: 08 May 2009
Posts: 19
Location: India

PostPosted: Thu Jul 09, 2009 1:01 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Carat(^) delimited file layout
Reply with quote

filelength is 1000 bytes and its syncsort that i am using
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
enrico-sorichetti

Global Moderator


Joined: 14 Mar 2007
Posts: 10373
Location: italy

PostPosted: Thu Jul 09, 2009 1:24 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Carat(^) delimited file layout
Reply with quote

search the forums for "CSV" ( comma separated values )
the process will be the same, You will be using a "^" instead of a comma ","

just a hint... something along the lines .....
OUTREC FIELDS=(p1,l2,'^",p2,l2,'^',...,....pn,ln)

p1,p2,...,...,pn will be the input field position
l1,l2,...,...,ln ill be the input field length

check the manuals for the exact syntax
and test
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
Escapa

Senior Member


Joined: 16 Feb 2007
Posts: 1399
Location: IL, USA

PostPosted: Thu Jul 09, 2009 1:52 pm    Post subject:
Reply with quote

look at This post also
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
Sureet Mookherjee

New User


Joined: 08 May 2009
Posts: 19
Location: India

PostPosted: Thu Jul 09, 2009 3:20 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Carat(^) delimited file layout
Reply with quote

Thanks for the reply Enrico
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
Alissa Margulies

SYNCSORT Support


Joined: 25 Jul 2007
Posts: 500
Location: USA

PostPosted: Fri Jul 10, 2009 1:30 am    Post subject:
Reply with quote

Sureet,

Basing this solely on the small sample record you included in the original post, if each field has a single space between them, and there are no spaces within a field, then you may be able to use either FINDREP or ALTSEQ to change all the spaces to carats. This is a better approach if you do not know the exact positions of the spaces/carat replacement.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
View previous topic :: :: View next topic  
Post new topic   Reply to topic    IBMMAINFRAMES.com Support Forums -> JCL & VSAM All times are GMT + 6 Hours
Page 1 of 1

 

Search our Forum:

Similar Topics
Topic Author Forum Replies Posted
No new posts File Tailoring -- Temporary dataset i... samzee71 CLIST & REXX 3 Fri Dec 01, 2017 3:12 am
No new posts Rexx - File tailoring samzee71 CLIST & REXX 10 Thu Nov 30, 2017 10:47 pm
No new posts Moving a PS file as body of a mail! Vignesh Sid JCL & VSAM 4 Tue Nov 21, 2017 9:23 pm
No new posts unable to set RC = 4 when empty file migusd SYNCSORT 1 Tue Nov 21, 2017 1:21 am
No new posts VBS and VB, COBOL syntax is the same ... natt.sut COBOL Programming 3 Sun Nov 12, 2017 6:36 am

Facebook
Back to Top
 
Job Vacancies | Forum Rules | Bookmarks | Subscriptions | FAQ | Polls | Contact Us