i have a database file name emp file name=Emp R emprec Eno 10p Ename 10a Esal 10p k Eno and subfile name is empsfl sflrec Contain fields SEno 10p SEname 10a SEsal 10p sflctl contain indicators [...]
Answer Question | March 4, 2011 2:01 PM
AS/400, AS/400 database, COBOL, COBOL/400
There are n number of ways a DDE occurs. I saw a new problem recently. Request a help from this group. Q) I have 3 Variables declared in COBOl program A(PIC 9(4)) ,B(PIC 9(4)) and C ( PIC 9(8) ) I am perfoming an arithimatic operation as follows Subtract A from B giving C. i [...]
Answer Question | April 15, 2011 2:32 AM
COBOL, COBOL/400, DDE, Decimal Data Error, MCH1202
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 call to the C procedure as: CALL PROCEDURE “TESTC” USING WS-FIRST-COBOL-NUM WS-SECOND-COBOL-NUM [...]
Answer Question | October 20, 2010 8:49 PM
AS/400 Parameters, COBOL, 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 [...]
Answer Question | October 1, 2010 2:22 AM
CL Parameters, COBOL, COBOL ILE, COBOL/400, ILE Program
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.
Answer Question | September 30, 2010 6:51 PM
AS/400, COBOL, COBOL ILE, COBOL/400
Hi, I am new to COBOL/400, plz provide me a link to some practical examples on cobol/400
Answer Question | July 29, 2010 3:53 PM
COBOL, COBOL/400, iSeries, OS/400, V5R4
Hi, I’ve been working for last 3.5 years in AS400 and in which Cobol400 as programming language. I didnot get any chance to work in RPG in these years. Actually i want to grow in my career as technical expert in AS400. But being only knowledge in cobol and cl, i am not sure that i [...]
Answer Question | July 2, 2010 5:42 PM
AS/400 careers, AS/400 Query, COBOL certifications, COBOL/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. [...]
Answer Question | September 27, 2010 1:48 PM
AS/400, COBOL, COBOL/400
Can anyone share me COBOL/400 Interview questions Document??
Answer Question | December 2, 2009 6:24 AM
COBOL/400, COBOL/400 Interview Questions
Hello, Guys I have been trying to run an ILE Cobol Trigger program, however it stops wiht the message below Pointer not set for location referenced. If when debbuging the system is able to resolve the address of the variable associated with the PF. Hope someone can provide soime guidance. The full error and code are [...]
Answer Question | November 9, 2009 11:32 PM
COBOL Compiler, COBOL/400, ILE COBOL
Is it possible to use a different Pic clause from a single variable? based on the condition. DEBIT PIC ZZZZZZZ,ZZZ,ZZ9.99 PIC ZZZ,ZZZ,ZZZ,ZZ9.99 For example When true DEBIT should act as a PIC ZZZZZZZ,ZZZ,ZZ9.99 else DEBIT should act as a PIC ZZZ,ZZZ,ZZZ,ZZ9.99 Please Suggesst me..
Answer Question | March 17, 2010 1:01 PM
CL/400, COBOL, COBOL/400
I want to read the one of the pgm’s source code through my another program. So anyone plz suggest me how can i read the source code?
Answer Question | October 23, 2009 8:55 AM
AS/400, CL/400, COBOL, COBOL/400
I have data where the format has been changed slightly by the carrier and now this change is causing my job to abend. The last page number of each file reads ex.’160 OF 160′ however, the new format must read ’160 of 160′ which means that the last page number needs to justfied to the [...]
Answer Question | October 20, 2009 4:33 PM
COBOL debugging, COBOL/400
How can I display (Eval) subset of a filed while debugging ILE Cobol program. How can I view the content of a field from specified position and lenght. I know how to review the content for a specified lenght, but can’t find a way to view part of the string from position 256 for example.
Answer Question | October 15, 2009 10:41 AM
COBOL debugging, COBOL/400, ILE COBOL/400, RPG ILE
When no value has been moved into a particular field in a database, then the field contains Junk value. This by itself does not cause any problem in terms of the working of the application on i series. But when the MIS team tries to download the data into Oracle, then if the file being [...]
Answer Question | September 4, 2009 10:45 AM
AS/400 to Oracle, COBOL/400, iSeries, iSeries to Oracle data transfer, Oracle
From an externally define file I bring in an S9(7) comp-3 value how can I convert this field to a 9(7) that I can use to make a compare like ‘IF field1 = field2 then do’ .
Answer Question | August 7, 2009 3:30 PM
Can anyone help me why I’m getting status 90 when I try to write to a logical file.
Answer Question | July 31, 2009 9:48 AM
Can anybody please provide sample code (simple) for the 3 Subfiles in COBOL/400??
Answer Question | July 6, 2009 12:44 PM
COBOL, COBOL/400, Subfile
PLEASE GUIDE ME HOW CAN DEBUG A COBOL/400 PROGRAM?
Answer Question | July 24, 2009 12:00 PM
COBOL, COBOL DEBUG, COBOL debugging, COBOL/400, COBOL/400 Debugging, debug, Debugging, Software Quality
I’m developing a socket client in COBOL/400 and I already have most of calls to Unix-type APIs, but I don’t know how to call FD_Set and FD_Zero. Are the API names wrong? (for example, I had to change name “GetErrno” by “__errno”. Many thanks in advance. George.
Answer Question | June 16, 2009 4:13 PM
API, COBOL/400, FD_Set, FD_Zero