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PostPosted: Tue Feb 28, 2006 3:36 pm    Post subject: Sort for VB file
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Hello,
I am trying to copy some records from FB input file using Sort.
What diffrence it would make to the sort card when I use VB file instead of FB file as Input???

Please let me know.
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 28, 2006 5:18 pm    Post subject: Re: Sort for VB file
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What diffrence it would make to the sort card when I use VB file instead of FB file as Input???

You'll need to add 4 extra bytes to the FB characters in your SORT CARD.
For ex.-
Code:
FB:    SORT FIELDS=(1,4,CH,A)
VB:    SORT FIELDS=(5,4,CH,A)


Paste your SORT Card here, if yet not clear.

Regards,

Priyesh.
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