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PL/1 Passing internalProcedure variable to another procedure

 
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khaarthikm

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PostPosted: Tue Oct 14, 2014 6:40 pm    Post subject: PL/1 Passing internalProcedure variable to another procedure
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Hi,
Is it possible to pass a variable declared inside a procedure to another procedure.

PROC1: PROCEDURE;
DCL A CHAR(20);
A = 'ABC';
CALL PROC2;
END PROC1;

PROC2: PROCEDURE;

PUT SKIP LIST('Value from PROC1' !! A);

END PROC2;

Now I get a compiler warning that A is implicitly declared.

Kindly help.
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prino

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Location: Oostende, Belgium

PostPosted: Tue Oct 14, 2014 7:03 pm    Post subject: Reply to: PL/1 Passing internalProcedure variable to another
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Why do you think it's called an internal variable?

If you want to pass it around, you'll have to use

Code:
PROC1: PROC;
DCL A CHAR(20);
A = 'ABC';
CALL PROC2(a);
END PROC1;

PROC2: PROC(b);
dcl b char(*);

PUT SKIP LIST('Value from PROC1' !! b);

END PROC2;
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