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Scope Of Cursor.

Postby Vineet » Fri Dec 04, 2009 6:41 pm

Hi All,

I am having a Query Related to Cursor. I am Having a Cobol Pgm. Say Pgm. ABC. Pgm. ABC is calling a Sub Program say Pgm. XYZ.I define & Open a Cursor in Pgm. ABC. In Pgm. XYZ can I Fetch the Values for the Cursor Open in Pgm. ABC. If
Pgm. XYZ is Static Or Dynamic Call.

Note: In Pgm. XYZ I am not Declairing / Opening Cursor. Its done in Parent Pgm.
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Postby dick scherrer » Sat Dec 05, 2009 3:38 am


I don't know if this would work of not. . . I suspect it would have problems.

Suggest you try to pre-process/compile/bind the code both ways and see what is generated.

Even if this could work, i'd suggest you consider a different approach. . . For those who have to maintain this later.
Hope this helps,
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