<i>2. If not, I thought to create a procedure or program to determine which
fields in the E DS are decimal and convert these seperately. How can I
for the above,
u can use, DSPFFD and store the o/p in a file (need to clear 1st everytime u run the cmd).
Read the file sequentially, till your field, and check the type
WHFLDT = ‘P’ (for packed)