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how you will define variables length in cobol.
 Question Submitted By :: COBOL
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Answer
# 1
We can define variable length in cobol in the File section
as :
RECORDING MODE IS V OR VB ( where V stands for variable and
VB stands for variable block )
 
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Shamina
 
Answer
# 2
The variable length in cobol can be defined as s9(4) usage
comp.
 
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Sree
 
 
 
Answer
# 3
file section.
fd recseqv
recording mode is v
record varying from 3 to 80 characters.
01 recseqv-fd-record pic x
occurs 3 to 80 times
depending on ws-record-length.
 
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I have program P1 which calls file F1 which has 100 records and following structure 001 .................. 002 .................. 003 .................. 098 .................... 099 ................... 100 .................... Now I want to read these files and write these records in file F2 in following manner. 001 ...... 051 ..... 002 ...... 052 ..... 003 ...... 053 ..... .......... ....... .......... ....... .......... ....... 048 ........ 098 ...... 049 .......... 099 ....... 050 .... 100 ...... Accenture 4
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I have a files containing both duplicate and non-duplicate records.The file is already sorted by a key.I want to determine those records that are duplicate and records that are non-duplicate.If duplicate the record is move to a duplicate file and if non-duplicate that will be move to valid file.thank you   1
Scenario: I have 3 Input Files.Read the first i/p file and depending on certain business logic, I want to read wither i/p file-2 or i/p file-3.Now, depending on certain business logic applied to the record read from either file-2 or file-3, I decide to write them to either output file-2 or output file-2. Question: How many job steps are necessary to implement a solution for the above. TCS 2
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