The only time I used Halt indicators was in a payroll program when I had a
user insisting on writing minus payroll checks.  It did stop the user from
writing minus checks.

In <>, on 05/01/98 
   at 03:22 PM, Dave Mahadevan <> said:

>> These are easy. How about matching record indicators (M1 - M9 and MR) or
>> Halt indicators (H1 - H9)?

>Although I used M1-M9 MR (still do for quick & dirty matching), I never
>understood Halt indicators (used it a few times but they were more pain
>than anything).  I guess it is equivalent to the G reply on some of those
>RPG errors (fouls up more than helps).


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