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Rameshs

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PostPosted: Tue Jul 26, 2005 10:57 am    Post subject: How to generate reports in MVS cobol
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hai friends,

I heard that report section in cobol can be use only in MS cobol(windows environment).
if it is like that then how to generate reports in MVS cobol(mainframe)
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PostPosted: Fri Jul 29, 2005 12:05 am    Post subject: Re: How to generate reports in MVS cobol
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Typically, reports are built programatically. Working-Storage is defined for headers, trailers, detail records, etc. Accumulators are defined to hold page counts, line counts, detail totals, etc. Logic is built to define page breaks, report breaks, total accumulations, etc. Optionally, there may be some feature built-in for the report formatting, such as selective font support, highlighting, underscoring, drawing, inclusion of images or logos and whatever else may be desired.
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PostPosted: Fri Jul 29, 2005 7:57 am    Post subject: Re: How to generate reports in MVS cobol
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Rameshs wrote:
hai friends,

I heard that report section in cobol can be use only in MS cobol(windows environment).
if it is like that then how to generate reports in MVS cobol(mainframe)


I've the same question to ask. When I compile the cobol source, I get the result like this, "REPORT" is a reserved word related to lanuage not supported by this compiler.
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shivashunmugam Muthu

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PostPosted: Fri Jul 29, 2005 11:17 am    Post subject: Re: How to generate reports in MVS cobol
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while doing compilation, pls give element type as 'COBOLIIRW'. If its IDMS report pgm give IDMSIIRW.

Otherwise report specific verbs may nt be detected by the compiler
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