Portal | Manuals | References | Downloads | Info | Programs | JCLs | Mainframe wiki | Quick Ref
IBM Mainframe Computers Forums Index
 
Register
 
IBM Mainframe Computers Forums Index Mainframe: Search IBM Mainframe Forum: FAQ Memberlist Profile Log in to check your private messages Log in
 
How to initialize address location in cobol

 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    IBMMAINFRAMES.com Support Forums -> COBOL Programming
View previous topic :: :: View next topic  
Author Message
Pavankumar.m
Warnings : 1

New User


Joined: 28 Nov 2010
Posts: 53
Location: Mumbai

PostPosted: Thu Sep 05, 2013 12:58 pm    Post subject: How to initialize address location in cobol
Reply with quote

Hi ,

I have below field which is a pointer field and conatains adress location, can you please suggest me how to initialze below variable

05 ABC-POINTER POINTER.

Thanks and regards,
Pavan.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message

Robert Sample

Global Moderator


Joined: 06 Jun 2008
Posts: 8449
Location: Dubuque, Iowa, USA

PostPosted: Thu Sep 05, 2013 3:16 pm    Post subject:
Reply with quote

Why do you want to initialize it? What do you want to initialize it to? Why not just set it and use it? Have you researched NULL in the COBOL Language Reference manual?
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
jerryte

Active User


Joined: 29 Oct 2010
Posts: 194
Location: Toronto, ON, Canada

PostPosted: Fri Oct 11, 2013 11:11 pm    Post subject: Re: How to initialize address location in cobol
Reply with quote

Pavankumar.m wrote:
I have below field which is a pointer field and conatains adress location, can you please suggest me how to initialze below variable

05 ABC-POINTER POINTER.


Code:
SET ABC-POINTER TO NULL
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
View previous topic :: :: View next topic  
Post new topic   Reply to topic    IBMMAINFRAMES.com Support Forums -> COBOL Programming All times are GMT + 6 Hours
Page 1 of 1

 

Search our Forum:

Similar Topics
Topic Author Forum Replies Posted
No new posts Regarding mroe data to be processed i... vinu78 DB2 1 Mon May 27, 2019 7:31 pm
No new posts S0C7 abend while running a Cobol Program amitc23 COBOL Programming 2 Tue May 07, 2019 4:06 pm
No new posts Abends using up address spaces? John Poulakos ABENDS & Debugging 6 Tue Apr 23, 2019 8:34 pm
No new posts Can we pass cobol pointer to cobol-db... rohanthengal DB2 4 Tue Mar 19, 2019 1:04 pm
No new posts Call DB2 user defined function from C... Ziko13 DB2 5 Thu Mar 14, 2019 4:46 pm

Facebook
Back to Top
 
Job Vacancies | Forum Rules | Bookmarks | Subscriptions | FAQ | Polls | Contact Us