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RE: CVTILERPG



fixed

Ya, it's forcing us to do things correctly now... ;)

Bradley V. Stone        
bvstone@taylorcorp.com
http://prairie.lakes.com/~bvstone/
"People train don't run out of Wicheta... Lessn' you're a hog, or a
cattle.  People train runs out of Stubville."

        ----Original Message-----
        From:   Bob Luebbe [SMTP:bluebbe@conn2000.com]
        Sent:   Tuesday, February 24, 1998 8:25 AM
        To:     MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com
        Subject:        Re: CVTILERPG

        Your right Brad, the manual for CVTILERPG does explain the
potential problem
        of overflows on EVALs.  It is too bad that EVAL does not allow
for a
        truncation option like the old arithmetic operators did.

        Bob Luebbe
        CONNECTIONS 2000, Inc.
        http://www.conn2000.com

        -----Original Message-----
        From: BVStone@Taylorcorp.com <BVStone@Taylorcorp.com>
        To: MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com <MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com>
        Date: Monday, February 23, 1998 11:04 AM
        Subject: RE: CVTILERPG


        >Are you using half adjust?  Are these statements those funky
date
        >manipulation ones?
        >
        >I'm sure the documentation for Conn2000's utitlity did say to
test
        >before doing all conversions, or something similar.
        >
        >Bradley V. Stone
        >bvstone@taylorcorp.com
        >http://prairie.lakes.com/~bvstone/
        >"People train don't run out of Wicheta... Lessn' you're a hog,
or a
        >cattle.  People train runs out of Stubville."
        >
        > ----Original Message-----
        > From: wawrzaszek@austeel.com [SMTP:wawrzaszek@austeel.com]
        > Sent: Monday, February 23, 1998 7:51 AM
        > To: Midrange Computing
        > Subject: CVTILERPG
        >
        > HELP!!!!
        >
        > I converted a bunch of my RPG400 programs to RPGIV using the
        >cvtilerpg
        > program.  I have run into a big problem.  It converted all by
        >div
        > statements to eval statements but free form calculations do
not
        >support
        > arithmetic overflow and 99% of the time this will occur.  We
are
        >always
        > chopping off decimal places, so now I have to go back through
        >all of these
        > programs and convert all my div statements back to fixed
        >format??!!  Please
        > let me know if I am not understanding this, but I keep getting
a
        >run time
        > error telling me my result field is not large enough to store
        >the results.
        >
        > I appreciate any help you can give me.
        >
        >
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