You were right! My return variable was 7 long (returned in *YMD format) instead of the required 16 long. (I mistakenly assumed the "other part" would go away. Silly me!) All's well now. Loyd > -----Original Message----- > From: Peter Dow [SMTP:email@example.com] > Sent: Friday, 01 October, 1999 12:55 PM > To: MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com > Subject: Re: Variable corruption > > Hi Loyd, > > Without seeing all the details, it smells like you've got some parameters > to > QWCCVTDT defined with the wrong size or something. For example, if the API > is expecting a 10-character field and you pass it a 6-character field, it > will change the 4 characters immediately following the 6-character field. > If > these 4 happened to be nextpos, results are unpredictable. > > That's just a guess. > > Peter Dow > Dow Software Services, Inc. > 909 425-0194 voice/fax > +--- | 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: firstname.lastname@example.org +---
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