IBM AS400 Interview Questions
Questions Answers Views Company eMail

difference between CHAIN and READE?

HCL,

8 32618

Hello friends, i am new to AS/400. Can any one help me in AS/400 i meant say can you send me some FAQS and interview questions.

IBM, HanceInc,

7 12094

What is the benefit of using Externally Described files over Internally Described?

IBM, Patni,

19 24323




What is the difference between a Physical File & a Logical?

Accenture, IBM, ACS,

28 86149

What is SDA used for?

7 8434

What are Triggers?

Ordain Solutions, Seabus Solutions,

14 18225

Where would you use Override Data Base File?

4 11053

What controls which printer a report goes to?

Wipro,

4 7861

What are the values of NUM1 and NUM2 after executing the following code? CLONO1NO2NO3 Factorl÷÷+OpcdeFactor2+÷+ResultLenDHHiLoEq C MOVE *LOVAL NUM1 50 C MOVE *J-fIVAL NtJM2 52

IBM, Fiserv,

2 7291

1. Which Built-In-Function will you use to achieve the following functionality? CLONO1NO2NO3 Factorl÷÷+OpcdeFactor2++÷ResultLenDHHiLoEq C QTY IFLT *ZERO C QTY MULT -1 QTY C ENDIF a) %ABS b) %TRIM c) %TRIMS d) %UNS

IBM,

3 7069

What is the significance of UDATE?

IBM,

5 13936

A particular job executing on the iS is not behaving as expected and is operating in an environment in which it can be debugged. What commands would you use to debug and observe the program?

IBM,

2 8968

What is the compilation option that has to he specified while compiling an RPC program which uses a file having date data type field?

HSBC, IBM,

3 10165

2. Which of the following statement(s) explains the difference(s) between the /INCLUDE and ICOPY directives? a.) No difference, they function the same b.) ACOPY cannot be used as a conditional directive c.) IINCLUDE files cannot contain embedded SQL d.) Nesting /TNCLUDE directives is not allowed

IBM,

2 6544

3. Given the DOS Specification below and the following information: • Indicator 50 is off • No records have been written to the subfile What will be the result if the EXFMT operation code is performed on the record format CTLR? A R SUBFL A DESCRIP 101 6 1ODSPATR(UL) A DFT(’NOT FOUND’) A R CTLR SFLCTL(SUBFL) A N50 SFLDSP A SFLDSPCTL A SFLINZ A 67 SFIJEND A SFLSIZ(13) A SFLPAG(12) A ACCOUNTNO 100 S 10 a.) Only AccountNo will display b.) SUBFL will be initialized with 13 blank records c.) An I/O exception error will occur d.) The screen will display 12 records with ‘NOT FOUND’

IBM,

4 7469







Un-Answered Questions { IBM AS400 }

How to declare the pull button in AS/400..

1107


why icetool be used in programmer view?

1509


Difference Between Interactive & Batch Job?

4


Difference Between Ca & Cf?

6


WHAT IS AS/400 SYNORIO?

2194






Can any one explain the basic things about RLU and Printer Files and their Definitions for both and why are they used,i'm a newbee so please help me out

2219


Please tell me how to read the records from a file with load an array of size with error conditions(The logic answer for this question is ARR is array of 99 elements Z-ADD 0 IDX *LOVAL SETLL FILE READ FILE 99 *IN99 DOWEQ *OFF IDX ANDLT 99 ADD 1 IDX MOVE FIELD ARR,IDX READ FILE 99 ENDDO).So,Please give me the complete of this code.

1213


How to create a login screen using a command instead of display file.... intention is to get a password field on a command..... how do you achieve this...

584


1.Load an runtime array of length 99 from the pf and you want to handle all the possible errors?

1641


How Chain operation copies the record's data to the input buffer for the program?

424


What is a record lock error?

568


what is *place and *auto keyword in prtf ?plz explain

1966


How to create a link between multiple maps in a mapset? How to make use of Transid in this case?

1754


can anybody give the interview questions list of RLU. plz mail me: dinesh_sati07@yahoo.com

1590


i am using non join multiple format my 3 database file is like that pf97 R REC ENAME ETENNO ESTATUS K ENAME pf98 R REC1 ENAME ESAL K ENAME PF99 R REC3 ENAME CRDCARD EID K EID & MY NON JOIN LOGICAL FILE IS ALSO SAME EXCEPT RECORD NAMES BEFORE I TRIED WITH 2 FILES SO ITS SAYS ERROR I.E.(Key field attributes must be same as for previous formats. ) SO I CHANGED KEYFIELD ACCORDING TO PF SO ITS WORKING BUT AFTER ADDING 3 FILES ITS SAYING SAME ERROR . I DONT KNOW I NEW IN AS400 PLLZ HELP ME I HAVE ONE MORE QUE. CANT BE USE DIFFERENT KEYFIELD (NOT ACCORDING TO PF) IN NON JOIN LOGICAL FILE.

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