• Subject: Re: IBM Manuals wrong for RPG CAT? (Hans?)
  • From: boldt@xxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 13 Oct 1999 09:35:23 -0400

Brad wrote:
>Well, I was looking into something, and this struck me.  I had to verify my
>thoughts with someone else on this  My co-worker agreed these looked wrong.
>The examples for the CAT operation in the RPG reference are wrong.  Either
>that or I'm SO fried right now that I can't see it.  Here are the examples:

The printed book shows the example correctly.  In the book,
we use a slashed-b symbol to represent blank.  But it looks
like it doesn't display properly in the HTML.

Actually, it looks like they just dropped the slashed-b
character completely!  The HTML looks rather interesting.
Our technical writers must be using some kind of automatic
tool - there are SAMP /SAMP and B /B tags around every non-
blank string of characters!  And the STRONG, EM, and U tags
aren't properly nested!!!  (Although the latter may be the
fault of the search tool, not the RPG ID dept.)

Anyways, I've forwarded your note on to our technical writers.

Cheers!  Hans

Hans Boldt, ILE RPG Development, IBM Toronto Lab, boldt@ca.ibm.com

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