HOW-MANY DAYS in Cobol



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HOW-MANY DAYS in Cobol

Postby surime72 » Thu Oct 24, 2013 5:10 pm

Hi,
Variable HOW-MANY DAYS is defined our programs,But not sure what will do it can any one suggest on this..?

    WHERE GCPE47_INSERT_S > (CURRENT TIMESTAMP
                             - :HOW-MANY DAYS)
      AND A.GCPA15_GLOBL_FSA_R = B.GCPA15_GLOBL_FSA_R
      AND B.GCPA16_LAUNCH_Y > "2008-12-31"
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Re: HOW-MANY DAYS in Cobol

Postby Akatsukami » Thu Oct 24, 2013 5:48 pm

The variable is HOW-MANY; DAYS is a SQL keyword. As to what is does,read the fine manual.
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Re: HOW-MANY DAYS in Cobol

Postby surime72 » Thu Oct 24, 2013 5:55 pm

Thanks for reply,Can you please explain how it will work,if possible with example
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Re: HOW-MANY DAYS in Cobol

Postby dick scherrer » Thu Oct 24, 2013 7:35 pm

Hello,

Suggest you look at the code and learn the way "HOW-MANY" is calculated.
Then learn the content of GCPE47_INSERT_S and how this was created.
Then determine why the difference (in days) is needed for this bit of code.
Hope this helps,
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Re: HOW-MANY DAYS in Cobol

Postby surime72 » Fri Oct 25, 2013 4:38 pm

thanks I got it...!
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Re: HOW-MANY DAYS in Cobol

Postby dick scherrer » Mon Oct 28, 2013 12:40 am

Cool - thanks for letting us know :)

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