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How to count the number of records in file

 
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shriya reddy
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PostPosted: Fri Jul 16, 2010 2:39 pm    Post subject: How to count the number of records in file
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I need to count the a records in a file base on my sort criteria. I have the input file as below

AAAA 1234
AAAA 2345
BBBB 2345
BBBB 4556
BBBB 5566

I need to get an output as below

AAAA 2
BBBB 3

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PostPosted: Fri Jul 16, 2010 3:28 pm    Post subject: Reply to: How to count the number of records in file
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Hi Shriya,

Please try below jcl.

Code:
//ICETOOL1 EXEC PGM=ICETOOL                                     
//TOOLMSG  DD SYSOUT=*                                           
//DFSMSG   DD SYSOUT=*                                           
//INFILE   DD *                                                 
AAAA 1234
AAAA 2345
BBBB 2345
BBBB 4556
BBBB 5566                                                       
//OUFILE   DD SYSOUT=*                                           
//TOOLIN   DD *                                                 
  OCCURS FROM(INFILE) LIST(OUFILE) NOHEADER ON(1,4,CH) ON(VALCNT)
/*                     


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PostPosted: Fri Jul 16, 2010 3:40 pm    Post subject:
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Hi,

The other way to do it is -
Code:

  SORT FIELDS=COPY                             
  INREC OVERLAY=(10:C'01')                     
  OUTFIL REMOVECC,NODETAIL,                   
   BUILD=(1,13),                               
    SECTIONS=(01,04,                             
     TRAILER3=(01,05,06:TOT=(10,02,ZD,LENGTH=08)))


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Frank Yaeger

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PostPosted: Fri Jul 16, 2010 8:55 pm    Post subject:
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Anshul,

You don't need to "set up" your own counter like that - you can use DFSORT's built-in COUNT function like this:

Code:

  OPTION COPY                               
  OUTFIL REMOVECC,NODETAIL,                 
    SECTIONS=(1,4,                           
      TRAILER3=(1,5,COUNT=(EDIT=(IIT))))     
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 21, 2010 3:31 pm    Post subject: Reply to: How to count the number of records in file
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Hello

If in the same example if we want the output as

AAAA,3579,2
BBBB,12467,3

How would we do this ? Furthermore if the numric fields were in COMP-3 (packed format) and we wanted the output in simple numeric format( which can be uploaded to an excel file) how would we do this ?
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 21, 2010 3:46 pm    Post subject:
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Hi,

You can do using below sort card -

Code:
OPTION COPY                                                     
OUTFIL REMOVECC,NODETAIL,                                       
SECTIONS=(01,04,                                               
TRAILER3=(01,05,TOT=(06,04,ZD,LENGTH=08),COUNT=(EDIT=(IIT))))   


Frank,
Hope I am correct this time. icon_smile.gif correct if there is a better way.
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Frank Yaeger

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PostPosted: Wed Jul 21, 2010 10:46 pm    Post subject:
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No, you're not correct. If you had run your job you would see that it produces this output:

Code:

AAAA    3579   2
BBBB   12467   3


whereas the original poster asked for this output:

Code:

AAAA,3579,2
BBBB,12467,3


Do those look the same to you?

Please spend a little more time understanding what is wanted and checking your result vs what was asked for before posting.
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 21, 2010 10:50 pm    Post subject:
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Shriya,

What is the RECFM and LRECL of your input file?

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Furthermore if the numric fields were in COMP-3 (packed format) and we wanted the output in simple numeric format( which can be uploaded to an excel file) how would we do this ?


Please give the starting position and length of the CH key field. Please give the starting position and length of the PD amount field.

Do you want the output as CSV (comma delimited value) records as you show in your post - can that be uploaded to an excel file? If not, show exactly what you want the output records to look like.
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PostPosted: Thu Jul 22, 2010 1:27 am    Post subject:
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Frank Yaeger wrote:
Shriya,

What is the RECFM and LRECL of your input file?

Quote:
Furthermore if the numric fields were in COMP-3 (packed format) and we wanted the output in simple numeric format( which can be uploaded to an excel file) how would we do this ?


Please give the starting position and length of the CH key field. Please give the starting position and length of the PD amount field.

Do you want the output as CSV (comma delimited value) records as you show in your post - can that be uploaded to an excel file? If not, show exactly what you want the output records to look like.


The starting position of CH key field is 1 and length is 4.

The starting position of PD field is 5 and length is 4.
I want the output file in csv format as I have shown in output and the sum fields in zoned decimal format which can be uploaded to excel document.
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PostPosted: Thu Jul 22, 2010 2:13 am    Post subject:
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You can use a DFSORT job like the following to do what you asked for:

Code:

//S1 EXEC PGM=SORT
//SYSOUT DD SYSOUT=*
//SORTIN DD DSN=...  input file (FB)
//SORTOUT DD DSN=...  output file (FB)
//SYSIN DD *
  INREC OVERLAY=(9:C'00001')
  SORT FIELDS=(1,4,CH,A)
  SUM FIELDS=(5,4,PD,9,5,ZD)
  OUTREC IFOUTLEN=18,
   IFTHEN=(WHEN=INIT,
     BUILD=(1,4,X,5,4,PD,EDIT=(IIIIIIT),X,9,5,ZD,EDIT=(IIIIT))),
   IFTHEN=(WHEN=INIT,BUILD=(1,18,SQZ=(SHIFT=LEFT,MID=C',')))
/*
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PostPosted: Thu Jul 22, 2010 11:25 am    Post subject:
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Frank,

Will keep in mind. icon_redface.gif
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