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kitchu

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PostPosted: Mon Jan 16, 2006 5:02 pm    Post subject: Use of copy book in cobol
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Details about the use of copy book in cobol?
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 16, 2006 5:38 pm    Post subject: Re: copy book,
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Hi,

Copybook will contain the record description/ layout.


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PostPosted: Mon Jan 16, 2006 6:08 pm    Post subject:
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It has nothing to with JCL. Copybooks are COBOL elements (just like macros in Assembler or Copycodes in NATURAL), and you can read more about it in the fine manual.

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PostPosted: Mon Jan 16, 2006 9:30 pm    Post subject: Re: Use of copy book in cobol
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Copy book wil contain the record description/ layout, Purpose of copy book is If we use same record description/ layout in different programes instead of coding a copy book again , we can call the same copy book.
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 16, 2006 9:45 pm    Post subject:
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Hi mcmillan ,
Iam getting warning message whenever i ask queries ,can u plz tell me
what is the mistake iam doing while posting
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