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Writing into o/p file in sub-mod which is opnd in main pgm

 
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bala_sekar

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PostPosted: Tue Oct 13, 2009 4:57 pm    Post subject: Writing into o/p file in sub-mod which is opnd in main pgm
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Hi,

Here is my scenario,

I have a file declared and opened in output mode in main program. I call sub module for some process and at the end of the process i should write the data to the file(which is opnd in main program) in sub module.

Say my linkage is of same structure as the ouput file declared in main module.

I dont want the file to be opened/closed in sub module because sub module may be called n number of times by main program.

Pls help me how to handle this in sub module?
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PostPosted: Tue Oct 13, 2009 6:15 pm    Post subject:
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There is a link to manuals at the top of the page. Find the COBOL Language Reference manual, do a search on "external file" and read up on what you need to do to use them.
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