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how to set a return code in the cobol program

 
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 18, 2006 9:35 am    Post subject: how to set a return code in the cobol program
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Hi every one,
how can you set a return code in your cobol program to:
1- jcl
2- the main program from a subprogram
Thank you
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 18, 2006 1:05 pm    Post subject:
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Try that:
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MOVE 16 TO RETURN-CODE


RETURN-CODE is a special register to pass a return code back to the caller or to the operating system. You can read more about it in the fine manual.

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