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Deepak Dash

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PostPosted: Fri Dec 09, 2011 3:42 pm    Post subject: Covert File from VB to FBA
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Can we convert one sequential mainframe file from VB to FBA format? If yes, how?

Thanks for helping.
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Bill Woodger

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PostPosted: Fri Dec 09, 2011 3:48 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Covert File from VB to FBA
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What are you going to use to generate the character for the "A" part, or is it already there in the first position of the VB (or even somewhere else)?
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 09, 2011 4:53 pm    Post subject:
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Yes, it's there in first position of VB file. I am trying with below SORT card

SORT FIELDS=COPY
OUTFIL VTOF,BUILD=(5,133)
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 09, 2011 4:56 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Covert File from VB to FBA
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And what happens?

Can you show the input data you have and the output data/messages you are getting.
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