• Subject: Re: Mixed Case Keys
  • From: "Richard Williams" <rickw@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 22 Sep 1997 19:08:27 -0400

As an alternative to creating your own translation table, the IBM-supplied
table QCASE256 does a good job of "weighting".

>You are right.  I implemented Pete Hall's suggestion of  using
>ALTSEQ on the logical file.   I created my own translate table and
>gave the lower case letters the same HEX value as the upper
>case letters.  Now it does not matter what case the user types, the
>list is always positioned correctly.


+---
| This is the Midrange System Mailing List!
| To submit a new message, send your mail to "MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com".
| To unsubscribe from this list send email to MAJORDOMO@midrange.com
|    and specify 'unsubscribe MIDRANGE-L' in the body of your message.
| Questions should be directed to the list owner/operator: david@midrange.com
+---


This thread ...


Follow On AppleNews
Return to Archive home page | Return to MIDRANGE.COM home page

This mailing list archive is Copyright 1997-2020 by midrange.com and David Gibbs as a compilation work. Use of the archive is restricted to research of a business or technical nature. Any other uses are prohibited. Full details are available on our policy page. If you have questions about this, please contact [javascript protected email address].