• Subject: Re: Printing the same spool file in TWO printers in the same time
  • From: david.kahn@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 20 Jan 1999 14:05:12 +0000

Jeff Crosby <jlcrosby@fwi.com>wrote:

>david.kahn@gbwsh.mail.abb.com wrote:
>> Secondly, the
>> page number will be reset to one when the printer file is re-opened,
>> obviously affects the output if page numbers are printed. I'm not sure
>> there's a way round this.
>Just save and restore the page number.
>         Eval SavPage = Page
>         Feod Printer
>         Eval Page = SavPage

Yes, this will work if you're using the RPG PAGE field. I was thinking of
the DDS keyword PAGNBR. AFAIK this can only be reset to 1, so you're still
screwed. Come to think of it, though, both PAGE and PAGNBR have a maximum
of 9999 and the report is 10,000 pages. :-)

Dave Kahn
AAB Steward Ltd.
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