I don't think CPYSPLF actually drops any lines.

Normally what you see as blank lines when you print the report are actually
the result of the 'advancing' you specify in the program's WRITE

If you use the option CTLCHAR(*FCFC) on CPYSPLF, column one of the PF will
contain a space (for single spacing), a '0' (for double spacing), '-' (for
triple spacing), '1' (for top of page), or a '+' for no spacing.  You can
then process accordingly.

Here is some output I'm currently working with like I have described:

      Invoice Number:
+     Invoice Number: xxxxxxxxxx
+                     xxxxxxxxx RI
  Ship Date:      06/21/05
  Requested Date: 06/21/05  Customer PO: xxxxxxxxxxx
  Payment Terms:  230       2 % 30 Days, Net 31
  Shipping Instructions:    CUST P/U 6/20/05
0 Ln/Rq Dt     Description                Item Number/Cust
  -------- ------------------------------ ----------------
           xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx  NS A LGE    WH xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
           LARGE          WHITE    230/BD
0          xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx  NS A MED    WH xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
           MEDIUM         WHITE    250/BD
0          Freight-xxxxx                  Freight-xxxxxxxx


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