Simon, thanks for your reply... And I agree with your comments about the #pragma being better... So I will stick with that for now.... Thanks, tim > -----Original Message----- > From: c400-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx [SMTP:c400-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx] On > Behalf Of Simon Coulter > Sent: Friday, October 01, 2004 3:36 PM > To: C programming iSeries / AS400 > Subject: Re: External DB Description .. [C400-L] ifs help > > > On 02/10/2004, at 2:52 AM, Hatzenbeler, Tim wrote: > > > Whats the best way? The text I have seen recommends GENCSRC for > > versions > > 5.1 and higher. But I like the #pragma idea more... > > > > Any thoughs, were at version 5.2 > > The #pragma mapinc method is a much better idea. It guarantees that the > file definitions in the program match the definitions in the file. > > However, last I knew, the Unix dweebs in charge of the AIX C++ compiler > port could not fathom how useful that is and did not put support for > This e-mail message, including any attachments, is for the sole use of the intended recipient(s) and may contain confidential or privileged information. Any unauthorized review, use, disclosure or distribution is prohibited. If you are not the intended recipient, please contact the sender by reply e-mail and destroy the message.