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Please explain the OVERLAY parameter of SORT.

 
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prakash404

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PostPosted: Thu Mar 25, 2010 2:59 pm    Post subject: Please explain the OVERLAY parameter of SORT.
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After looking at this thread, I've a doubt on OVERLAY used in Sort products. Can any one expalin briefly abt the following statement, which was used in the thread:
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OVERLAY=(81:X'01',3,2,6,3,82:82,5,ZD,PD,LENGTH=3)),
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PostPosted: Thu Mar 25, 2010 3:53 pm    Post subject:
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You may want to review the 2.4.14 Reformatting Records with OVERLAY.

PS. I'm not sure which Sort product do you use, to get you a start I've linked one of DFSort manuals'. Hope that helps you.
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