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COBOL/DB2 precompilation error

 
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thesexyone

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PostPosted: Sun Jan 29, 2006 4:35 am    Post subject: COBOL/DB2 precompilation error
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Hi guys and gals,

Any ideas about this:

I have a simple COBOL/DB2. In working storage I have a declare cursor c1 for select emp from employees.

I compile in batch - but I get a pre-complilation error:

DSNH520I E DSNHSMUD LINE 72 COL 22 THE OPEN STATEMENT FOR CURSOR 'EMP_CUR' IS INVALID BECAUSE THE CURSOR WAS DEFINED BY AN ALLOCATE CURSOR STATEMENT.

Can't understand why..any ideas much appreciated!

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PostPosted: Sun Jan 29, 2006 4:37 am    Post subject: Re: COBOL/DB2 precompilation error
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sorry not c1 it's emp_cur in working storage. Typo
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 30, 2006 9:30 am    Post subject:
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Hi ,

The cursor is not defined properly .. Please check with the declaration of cursor .

I hpoe that this help you..

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senthil
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 30, 2006 9:12 pm    Post subject: Re: COBOL/DB2 precompilation error
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thesexyone,

Can you please supply us with the exact cursor declare and the exact OPEN statement(s) for the cursor?

Thanks,

Dave
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thesexyone

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PostPosted: Thu Feb 02, 2006 10:42 pm    Post subject: Re: COBOL/DB2 precompilation error
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Hi chaps and chapesses,

I've actually got past this problem now. I've realized I was using version 5 of DB2 and consequently you can't declare a cursor in the working storage section. It has to be declared in the procedure division.

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