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I have to sort a file on a Numeric field PIC 9(09).

 
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 15, 2012 11:56 pm    Post subject: I have to sort a file on a Numeric field PIC 9(09).
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I have to sort a file on a Numeric field PIC 9(09).
What should I use as the sort card ? for example the starting pos is 1 and the length is 9 .
Which one of the following is correct ?
Sort Fields = (1,9,ZD,A) or (1,5,PD,A) or (1,9,FS,A) ?
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PostPosted: Sat Jun 16, 2012 12:03 am    Post subject: Re: I have to sort a file on a Numeric field PIC 9(09).
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sreelu.s wrote:
I have to sort a file on a Numeric field PIC 9(09).
What should I use as the sort card ? for example the starting pos is 1 and the length is 9 .
Which one of the following is correct ?
Sort Fields = (1,9,ZD,A) or (1,5,PD,A) or (1,9,FS,A) ?


sreelu.s,

You would use ZD format. Check this link which explains DFSORT Formats for COBOL Data Types
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