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
 

 

How the file display a comp-3 item

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

New User


Joined: 26 Jul 2005
Posts: 55

PostPosted: Sun Dec 11, 2005 9:01 am    Post subject: How the file display a comp-3 item
Reply with quote

In a file when i am moving value of 12345 to comp-3. When i am opening a file how it will be displayed?.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message

iknow

Active User


Joined: 22 Aug 2005
Posts: 413
Location: Colarado, US

PostPosted: Sun Dec 11, 2005 11:44 am    Post subject: Re: comp-3
Reply with quote

Hi mf_karthik,

It depends on the size of your comp-3 variable.

let us assume that your Comp-3 variable is 9(5). So when you move 12345 to comp-3 it will be displayed as "2345+" because always LSB will be replaced by "+" in case of comp-3.


Correct me if I am wrong.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
mf_karthik

New User


Joined: 26 Jul 2005
Posts: 55

PostPosted: Sun Dec 11, 2005 8:20 pm    Post subject: Re: comp-3
Reply with quote

thanks for your answer.how it appear in mainframe ie(vs-cobol)
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
iknow

Active User


Joined: 22 Aug 2005
Posts: 413
Location: Colarado, US

PostPosted: Mon Dec 12, 2005 6:26 am    Post subject: Re: comp-3
Reply with quote

Hi mf_karthik,


As a follow up to my previous post, check the correct answer.
When you move '12345' to comp-3 variable , the result will be "12345+".

Sorry for the inconvenience.
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
This topic is locked: you cannot edit posts or make replies. Fetching data from BAI File arunsoods JCL & VSAM 1 Wed Jul 19, 2017 4:28 pm
No new posts Write out NODUPS but just from one file Jay Villaverde DFSORT/ICETOOL 8 Fri Jul 14, 2017 12:44 am
No new posts How to add header with Date(YYMMDD) i... Rajan Moorthy DFSORT/ICETOOL 2 Thu Jul 06, 2017 11:44 pm
No new posts How to generate a new unique Input fi... for1ranjith CLIST & REXX 11 Sat Jul 01, 2017 12:09 pm
No new posts Writing a file using online program grvtomar PL/I & Assembler 3 Fri Jun 30, 2017 1:06 pm


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