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Why File Staus code is in AlphaNumeric

 
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rahul_desai29

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 15, 2006 6:16 pm    Post subject: FILE STATUS CODE DECLARATION
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hi all

i want to know,is there any scenario between declaring file-status code in ws as alphanumeric x(2) and comparing with numeric items

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 29, 2006 6:01 pm    Post subject: Re: Why File Staus code is in AlphaNumeric
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Hi,

I have one document on File Status, hope this will be hekp full for u.
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 29, 2006 6:02 pm    Post subject: Re: Why File Staus code is in AlphaNumeric
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Hi,

I have one document on File Status, hope this will be hekp full for u.
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PostPosted: Mon Apr 03, 2006 12:37 am    Post subject:
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Hi Rahul,

I'll ans the ques posed in the title fo your post. I'm not sure I understand the post itself.

I would guess that they chose A/N because an A/N field is directly DISPLAYable and they can expand, if neccessary, beyond 99 to A0 thru ZZ.

I say "I would guess" because the developer of the system code makes that call.
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