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How to read first lines from the input file in Eazytrieve

 
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gayathrinag

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PostPosted: Tue May 04, 2010 9:22 pm    Post subject: How to read first lines from the input file in Eazytrieve
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Hi,

I have the below requirement. I have to read first two lines from the input file.

My Input File structure is given below:

1 st line - JOBNAME1
2nd line - THIS JOBS RUNS EVERY FRIDAY.

The first two lines are different lenght. Please let me know how to read this file in eazytrieve.

Thanks
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PostPosted: Tue May 04, 2010 9:33 pm    Post subject:
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What is the organization and record format of this file?
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PostPosted: Wed May 05, 2010 11:37 am    Post subject:
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Since you didn't supply record length info,
the following code assumes variable length
with a minimum of 8 bytes for the 1st record
and a maximum of 80 bytes for the 2nd record.

Code:

FILE INFILE
JOBNAME    1    1 A
JOBTEXT    1    1 A
*
WJOBNAME   W    8 A
WJOBTEXT   W   80 A
*
JOB INPUT(NULL)
GET INFILE
*SAVE JOBNAME
MOVE JOBNAME RECORD-LENGTH TO WJOBNAME 8 FILL ' '
GET INFILE
MOVE JOBTEXT RECORD-LENGTH TO WJOBTEXT 80 FILL ' '
DISPLAY WJOBNAME ' ' WJOBTEXT
STOP
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