• DB2/400 field to match an Oracle VARCHAR?

    We are having trouble trying to use a 255 byte key in DB2/400 DDS specs. We use Oracle VARCHAR keys 255 bytes long all the time. How do we specify a DB2/400 key to be like an Oracle VARCHAR? Note: in an Oracle VARCHAR the trailing spaces are compressed out. In a pure 255 DDS field, apparently any...

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  • Logical file with Substring fields

    I have a Physical file field 100 characters long. But it has more than one data elements with various data types in this field. I know these sub fields’ types, starting positions and lengths. I tried to create a Logical file to describe these sub fields using “SST” function. But I got an...

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  • comments in dds source

    hi please tell me how to comment a group of lines of code at a time in the SEU.thanks

    ten20081,150 pointsBadges:
  • spacing between lines in DDS

    How can I reduce the spacing between lines in a report. I'm printing Terms and condition and using QFNTCPL/C0D0GT20 font but the spacing in too large.

    pwopen12240 pointsBadges:
  • printing a multiple page document along with a form(PO)

    Could you shed some light on how could I print a text document using DDS. Overlay does not work, and I do not want to type 2 pages on DDS, besides it should be on aseparate page looks like a standard text document and should come as one print along with my form(PO) Thanks

    pwopen12240 pointsBadges:
  • Describing files using Data Description Specifications (DDS)

    Describing Files Using Data Description Specifications (DDS)'can u tell me what is the probleme IN PF

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  • DDS

    How do I insert ' as text in DDS. Ex: Smith's

    pwopen12240 pointsBadges:
  • AS400 DDS Specifications and Arrays

    We are working toward converting our system from a S/36 to an AS400 S36/E. On the way we are attempting to create DDS specifications for our files and externally define the files to the RPG code. We are prototyping a program to read the RPG II programs and build the DDS specifications from the...

    Kirk4890635 pointsBadges:
  • Problem in CCSID converting

    I have a QM query that forms up a DB file. A physical file. A file that afterwards will be tranferred to the excel worksheet. All the source DB files (as well as all the records inside) that I use in the QM query are having the CCSID=297 (french). But the data itself stored in these DB files...

    Proturborandza25 pointsBadges:
  • Program Described Files?

    Whats the use of program described file any example with file dds please?

    6r1,590 pointsBadges:
  • Display system messages in window

    I have a window created in DDS. It has a couple of valid function keys F1 and F2 say. When I press F5 system error message is displayed in the window but when I press any other key say "a", "b" etc the error message "0005 = Invalid input field" is displayed outside the window. How can i make it to...

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  • SQL View on 1 AS/400 using data from another AS/400

    We have 2 AS400 machines connected with a 1g pipe. I need to create a SQL view on one of the machines using data that is in DDS physical files on the other machine. How can I accomplish this?

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  • Barcoding in RPG/400 DDS

    How can I code an EAN13 barcode in RPG 400 DDS

    Roddyredbelt25 pointsBadges:
  • Positioning Cursor in Subfile

    I can use the SFLRCDNBR(CURSOR) keyword to position the cursor on the correct subfile line that I want, but can I then get it to position on a particular field ? SFLRCDNBR(CURSOR) defaults to the first input capable field. DSPATR(PC) seems to override the SFLRCDNBR keyword; therefore I lose the...

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  • How to create Dynamic DDS for a PF(Physical File In AS/400)

    How to create Dynamic DDS for a PF(Physical File In AS/400)

    Ugan5 pointsBadges:
  • How to transfer source code from AS/400 to PC to CD.

    What is the quickest way to transfer multiple RPG and DDS source code members from an AS/400 to a PC and then to a CD.

    Alphy5 pointsBadges:
  • Convert a Cobol/400 File Spec to a RPG/400 DDS

    How can easily convert a Cobol/400 File Spec to a RPG/400 DDS Spec?

    Magazinb5 pointsBadges:
  • Print a Barcode on a Microline 421 Printer (a dot matrix)

    I have a client that uses 10 Mircroline 421 printers (a dot matrix) for purchase order, invoice, pick ticket, etc. They would like to print a barcode on them. The printer does have the capability to print barcodes. The printer is set to IBM emulation. I would like to use the barcode keyword in DDS...

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  • F4 for more than one field

    How to define F4 for more than one field in a screen?

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  • CPYTOIMPF – Physical file to IFS, get imbedded blanks

    I have a physical file with the following fields. (field - attribute - sample content) FILL01 - 1A - blank KEY - 8A - AAPCTINV LENGTH - 2S 0 - 60 TEXT - 60 A - 8028038 When looking at the file using DSPPFM, the info = AAPCTINV608028038 Note, it has 1 space at the begining Using the following...

    Klw50 pointsBadges:

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