• Subject: RE: Ardent Supporters (was Re: Have you read this?)
  • From: "Al Barsa, Jr." <barsa2@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 11 Jan 2000 12:23:44 -0800

At 11:38 AM 01/11/2000 -0500, you wrote:
>You are correct.  Subfiles, or any file having more than one record format,
>are difficult to process in COBOL because the record formats are overlaid
>inside the file buffer.  I know, because I did it for three years.  However,
>COBOL does have a "Next Modified" clause that performs the same function as

What this demonstrates is that I haven't done COBOL since college.


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