• Subject: Re: UDATE moving to 8 digits???
  • From: "James W. Kilgore" <qappdsn@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 07 May 1998 16:50:45 -0700
  • Organization: Progressive Data Systems, Inc.



venu_yamajala@goodyear.com wrote:

> It would be nice if same UDATE returns both 6 digits and 8 digits date 
>whatever
> we need. Like TIME returns HHMMSS or HHMMSSMMDDYY based on the result field
> length, in the same way, if we have a mechanism like
>

IMHO, to use a feature like you described would require making a code change in 
the
result field (and all following uses), so while you are there changing that one
line replace UDATE with *DATE.

You can then scan your source code for UDATE to see if you've hit all the 
programs.

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