At 11:03 AM 1/20/99 +0000, you wrote:
>John Carr wrote:
>>Change your application program to Close then Reopen the spool file
>>while the program is running.  Close it when the Page reaches 1000
>>or something.   Start printing that 1000 pages while the program
>>continues.   You will have multple spool file entries that you can
>>move to various queues to print.
>This'll work, but it has a couple of severe disadvantages. Firstly you have
>to modify and therefore complicate the application program. Secondly, the
>page number will be reset to one when the printer file is re-opened, which
>obviously affects the output if page numbers are printed. I'm not sure if
>there's a way round this.

 ACtually, it's easy.  Before the close, just save the value of PAGE.
After the open Z-ADD the held value to PAGE.


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