Hmmmm...have you tried creating it with ignore data decimal error and see
what you get??

Don in DC


On Wed, 13 Jan 1999, David Gibbs wrote:

> Folks:
> 
> An associate of mine is trying to do some strange stuff with internally
> described files... and he's running into problems with NULL data in a
> field.
> 
> Basicly, we're trying to extract data from a file that is internally
> described... but when we encounter null data in a field (either alpha or
> date) we get "Message . . . . :      CPF5029   Data mapping error on
> member CVRGCOMP [...] error code 19.  19 -- An unexpected null field was
> found."
> 
> We're defining a bunch of "I" specs for the maximum file size and then
> extracting the field information based on a DSPFFD output.
> 
> Apparently the ALWNULL parameter on CRTBNDRPG only applies to externally
> described files.
> 
> Any suggestions on how to deal with this error?
> 
> Thanks!
> 
> David
> --
> David Gibbs
> Sr. Software Engineer
> Mortice Kern Systems US, Inc.
> 2500 S. Highland Ave., Suite 200
> Lombard, IL  60148
> DID: (630) 734-5451
> http://www.mks.com
> 
> work mailto:david.gibbs@mks.com
> home mailto:david@midrange.com
> 
> Opinions expressed are strictly my own and do 
> not necessarily reflect those of my employer
> 
>  "I drank what???"
>   - Socrates
> +---
> | This is the Midrange System Mailing List!
> | To submit a new message, send your mail to MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com.
> | To subscribe to this list send email to MIDRANGE-L-SUB@midrange.com.
> | To unsubscribe from this list send email to MIDRANGE-L-UNSUB@midrange.com.
> | Questions should be directed to the list owner/operator: david@midrange.com
> +---
> 

+---
| This is the Midrange System Mailing List!
| To submit a new message, send your mail to MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com.
| To subscribe to this list send email to MIDRANGE-L-SUB@midrange.com.
| To unsubscribe from this list send email to MIDRANGE-L-UNSUB@midrange.com.
| Questions should be directed to the list owner/operator: david@midrange.com
+---


This thread ...

Replies:

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

This mailing list archive is Copyright 1997-2019 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 here. If you have questions about this, please contact [javascript protected email address].