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sakthisiga
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 04, 2009 6:00 pm    Post subject: Display system time in COBOL
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Hi all,


Can anyone plesae tell me how to get the system time and display it in spool
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Terry Heinze

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 04, 2009 6:02 pm    Post subject:
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See COBOL Language Reference Manual (click IBM Manuals at top of screen).
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 04, 2009 6:02 pm    Post subject:
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In which format do you want the time to be displayed in COBOL?
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 04, 2009 6:08 pm    Post subject:
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Format i needed is:

dd-mm-yyyy hh:mm:ss
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 04, 2009 6:21 pm    Post subject:
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please read the manual for the date and time function, use
ACCEPT DATE, ACCEPT TIME
will work
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 04, 2009 6:28 pm    Post subject:
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So much for my attempt at behavior modification. icon_sad.gif icon_smile.gif
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 04, 2009 6:29 pm    Post subject:
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thanks ketan varhade.. its working...
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 07, 2009 3:17 pm    Post subject:
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Terry Heinze wrote:
So much for my attempt at behavior modification. icon_sad.gif icon_smile.gif
LOL- yup, we just want to listen what we want to and not what is being delivered...and this time Ketan speaks that! icon_smile.gif
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