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  • Subject: RE: Printer File Line Count
  • From: Buck Calabro <mcalabro@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 6 Jul 1998 14:05:51 -0400
  • Organization: commsoft

On Monday, July 06, 1998 12:37 PM, Joe Giusto [SMTP:JDG@patuxent.com] 
wrote:
> Is there any way to know what line number of a printed page i am on
> without keeping my own line counter?  i looked in the INFDS but unless i
> am missing something, it is not there.  (pos 152 - 153 binary will show
> the number of lines of the printer file but not the number of lines used
> on the page.)  we have a need for dynamic overflow (summary lines for an
> account can vary in number which is why i can not just set and check for
> overflow).  Hate to set it to something like 50 and waste 16 lines of
> space if i don't have to.

Joe,
  Use columns B 367 368 for the current line number.  Dare I suggest the 
use of fetch overflow? <g>

Buck Calabro
Commsoft, Albany, NY
mailto:mcalabro@commsoft.net

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