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suji

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PostPosted: Tue Feb 28, 2006 11:45 am    Post subject: Change values of variables
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Hi,

There are two variable say A and B with values 5 and 6 respectively. I want to swap these two values without using temporary variable in cobol.

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nuthan

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PostPosted: Tue Feb 28, 2006 11:49 am    Post subject:
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Hi,
U can do like
A=A*B
B=A/B
A=A/B

AND ONE MORE WAY IS
A=A+B
B=A-B
A=A-B
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 28, 2006 11:55 am    Post subject: Re: Change values of variables
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Thanks a lot Nuthan
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