• Sending -/+ Number from VB.NET to COBOL

    Is it possible for someone on the VB.NET side to send a -120 to a COBOL program? The COBOL program LINKAGE SECTION is WS-AMOUNT PIC S9(3). The only way I got it to work is having the VB.NET person to send "12}" in char field. Just figured there was a way they could send like they normally would...

    BeanBaggs220 pointsBadges:
  • Mainframe to AS/400

    Are there conversion tool to move Mainframe cobol, JCL, CICSS, Data to AS/400? Thanks!

    Reddog15 pointsBadges:
  • Execute trigger only on update of selected fields

    We have created some trigger programs in COBOL that should be executed only if certain fields change. When creating a SQL-After trigger and -program on a file I can specify that the trigger should run only when specified fields are updated by using: AFTER UPDATE OF {fields} ON {file}. Unfotunately...

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  • Example of Cobol call to an SQL stored procedure

    I am new to the iSeries and need to know how to use a Cobol program to call an SQL stored procedure. Someone has already created the stored procedure for me, but I am not sure how to call stored procedures in Cobol on the iSeries. The passed data looks like: FIND_CLIENT ( IN LastName CHAR(35), IN...

    Dfe07225 pointsBadges:
  • EBCDIC Database File Problem

    My company received a file supposedly in EBCDIC format. We copied it to the shared network drive and attempted to FTP it several different times using several different types. The file transferred but when displaying it the records were all variable length and appears to have CR or EOL special...

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  • CL Report priniting

    I created a 4 pages report. When I print all the 4 pages prints in 2 papers. Its not prining in 4 pages

    Ije35 pointsBadges:
  • Count unique characters in field in batch Cobol

    Please adwise how to count number of unique characters (any character can be)  in batch cobol. Thanks

    Uniquecharacters5 pointsBadges:
  • COBOL reverse engineering tool

    I am looking for something like below, good is all available in on software. different software for each mentioned below will also be good enough. it should run on W2k platform. 1. provide the functionality for cleaning cobol code 2. Program execution flow in graphical (optional, export to Visio)...

    Mohammedahmed19660 pointsBadges:
  • Pass Ticket with CA-ACF2

    From Cobol in CICS TS 4.1, can you use the VERIFY command to validate a temporary Pass Ticket instead of a permanent ACF2 password? If not, how do you validate a  temporary Pass Ticket?

    VinUnderwood5 pointsBadges:
  • Calling C ILE Procedure from COBOL 400 Program

    I cannot get the parameters correct on this. I created a module for both the C and the COBOL, then used CRTPGM. My COBOL has WS-FIRST-COBOL-NUM PIC S9(2), WS-SECOND-COBOL-NUM PIC S9(2), WS-NUM-TOTAL-COBOL PIC S9(3) defined in WORKING-STORAGE.                Then I use those for my...

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  • OPM COBOL Calling ILE Program – Passing Parameters

    I have created two modules. One with the CRTCBLMOD. This is *MODULE type named TESTCBLLE. The other one, using the CRTCMOD, I created *MODULE type named TESTCILE. Then I used the CRTPGM to create the single program TESTING with the *PGM type and the attribute *CBLLE. When I did the CRTPGM command,...

    400Programmer185 pointsBadges:
  • Field level validation in AS/400 iSeries

    Hi,     I want to transfer control to cobol on every field of screen using TAB. How?  

    A1005 pointsBadges:
  • Importing/copying external EBCDIC files to DB2 on iseries

    This seems kind of obvious, but we can't figure it out. Another company has sent us (via email) an EBCDIC file and we want to load it on to our iseries. What's the ticket? We've tried CPYFRMPCD and a couple of other things, but we get conversion errors? Any thoughts out there?

    Esmith590 pointsBadges:
  • Calling C ILE Program from COBOL 400 ILE Program

    [html xmlns=""> I need help in figuring out how to call a C ILE program from a COBOL 400 ILE program. In my example I would like to pass three parameters from the COBOL program (num1, num2, total) to the C program. In the COBOL program I will hardcode the numbers as, say, 9 for num1 and 8 for num2....

    400Programmer185 pointsBadges:
  • How do you initiate a direct web service call from the AS/400?

    How do you initiate a direct web service call from the AS/400? I am programming in 400/COBOL. I am assuming I need to use COBOL ILE.

    400Programmer185 pointsBadges:
  • Using AS400 COBOL or CL Program to Call an Excel File and Pass Parameters Back and Forth from 400 to Excel Back to 400

    [html xmlns=""> I am beginning my investigation to figure out how to use either a 400/COBOL program or a CL program to call an excel spreadsheet that requires three parameters to a calculation and to return a value back to my 400/COBOL program of CL program so that I then can use that value in my...

    400Programmer185 pointsBadges:
  • Serving web pages from the ILE

    In ILE Cobol I can create and XML document using the built in XML generate (and XML parse) statements. How do I go from there to serve this to a browser? I would like to use a web page IDE tool that I hope can output XSL and then merge the XML and XSL to give HTML to be served to the browser. I am...

    JohnDavids35 pointsBadges:
  • Getting a decimal data error when making a change in COBOL AS/400

    Hi, I am doing a change in COBOL pgm in as400. Requirement is to replace an existing input file with a new one and move its field values to the output file. There is a difference here as old input file had the particular field in numeric and the new input file has it in decimal. I have used COPY...

    itkr125 pointsBadges:
  • Rename Clause

    Hi, Can any one please tell me what is Rename Clause and the use of Rename clause? I know only we are using 66 level for Rename clause in Cobol Program. Thanks In advance. Suchi..

    Heramba5 pointsBadges:
  • tutorials

    hi all. i wanted to ask if anyone knows any sites where i can download free ebooks or free tutorials. thx.

    Mmm5550 pointsBadges:

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