Portal | Manuals | References | Downloads | Info | Programs | JCLs | Master the Mainframes
IBM Mainframe Computers Forums Index
 
Register
 
IBM Mainframe Computers Forums Index Mainframe: Search IBM Mainframe Forum: FAQ Memberlist Usergroups Profile Log in to check your private messages Log in
 

 

COBOL EDIT charecters

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

Active User


Joined: 22 May 2009
Posts: 160
Location: Bangalore

PostPosted: Thu Jul 10, 2014 12:37 pm    Post subject: COBOL EDIT charecters
Reply with quote

Hi,
I have a requirement where to show an amount with a sign suppressing the zeroes in it.

The field has been defined as
Code:

05 EDIT-FIELD        PIC  +ZZZ,ZZ9.99  VALUE ZERO.


when i move an amount of 993.91 in it the value displayed is
Code:

+   993.91


with first 3 bytes as spaces.

Would there be any fields where i could have display as +993.91
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message

Bill Woodger

DFSORT Moderator


Joined: 09 Mar 2011
Posts: 7307

PostPosted: Thu Jul 10, 2014 12:47 pm    Post subject: Reply to: COBOL EDIT charecters
Reply with quote

Code:
05 EDIT-FIELD        PIC  ++++,+9.99.


What's with the VALUE clause? If used, that'd show you 0000000000.
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 RULES(NOEVENPACK) in cobol jackzhang75 COBOL Programming 1 Wed Mar 29, 2017 12:47 am
No new posts Mass comment and edit elixir1986 IBM Tools 3 Thu Mar 02, 2017 10:09 pm
No new posts SQL query not working in Cobol program. CuriousMainframer COBOL Programming 14 Wed Feb 22, 2017 5:56 pm
No new posts Execute TSO ACF commands from COBOL-I... supreethi.srid TSO/ISPF 0 Tue Feb 21, 2017 5:19 pm
No new posts Mainframe Interview Questions CICS,CO... akshathan Mainframe Interview Questions 6 Thu Feb 09, 2017 6:38 pm


Facebook
Back to Top
 
Mainframe Wiki | Forum Rules | Bookmarks | Subscriptions | FAQ | Tutorials | Contact Us