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RE: Moving data to the IFS



fixed

That's what I thought, but how do I get a 7/0 filed to transfer as 7/0.

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[mailto:midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Vernon Hamberg
Sent: Friday, October 15, 2004 9:38 AM
To: Midrange Systems Technical Discussion
Subject: Re: Moving data to the IFS


Bill

I wonder if this is for the sign. If all your values are non-negative, 
you'll have a blank in there, and a minus sign otherwise.

Maybe?
Vern

At 07:28 AM 10/15/2004, you wrote:
>I'm having a problem moving data to the IFS and having the record 
>layout of the IFS file match its source file in DB2/400.  This is the 
>scenario: I have a file in DB2/400 that has to be moved to a PC 
>shareable drive.  For security reasons we do not want to FTP the file.  
>If I use the CPYTOIMPF command alpha fields move fine but numeric 
>fields have an additional byte added to them (In DB2/400 the field is 
>defined 11 bytes with 0 decimal positions zoned) and when it gets to 
>the IFS the record layout is shifted 1 byte for each numeric field 
>sent. If I copy the DB2/400 file data to a source file and use the 
>CPYTOSTMF command, the resulting file is shifted one byte. Any 
>suggestions?
>
>Bill Erhardt
>Baldwin Hardware
>
>
>
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