• Subject: Re: last day of month
  • From: Jim Langston <jlangston@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 19 Oct 1999 11:30:25 -0700
  • Organization: Conex Global Logistics Services, Inc.

Oh, yes, this is on MIDRANGE-L isn't it?  Umm.. how did it wind up here?

Regardless, that is true, Joe.  I thought there was discussion about SetDate
being a BIF.
And I would be just as happy if *Q1 meant March 31st, as it works for me.

Regards,

Jim Langston

Joe Teff wrote:

> >Okay, doesn't look like we could use *Q1, *Q2, *Q3 or *Q4 then >since it is
> just so different for everyone.
>
> Since this thread is running in midrange-l and not rpg400-l, I
> don't think any of the compiler folks are even seeing it.
>
> My assumption was that SetDate was a user written procedure
> and not an IBM BIF (%SetDate) so my expectation was that
> *Q could mean what I wanted it to mean. My real point was
> that I wanted to be able to overload a parameter so that I could
> write more generic and powerful procedures.
>
> As far as fiscal years go, quarters are no different than months. If your
> year goes from July thru June, you don't expect *M of 1 to
> mean July.
>
> Joe Teff
>
> +---
> | 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].