• Subject: Re: Move an entire record format as a whole
  • From: Brian Stapleton <brianstapleton@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 8 Jul 1999 09:54:58 -0700 (PDT)


Greetings;

My vote would be YES.


--- boldt@ca.ibm.com wrote:
> 
> 
> Bob wrote:
> >The CHAIN opcode allows you to specify a data structure name in the
> Result
> >field. The data is read into that data structure. I believe READ, READE
> and
> >READP also support this technique, but I don't remember off hand.
> 
> Sorry, that only works for program-described files.
> 
> Do you think it would be useful for RPG to allow READ into
> or WRITE from data structures for externally-described
> files?
> 
> Cheers!  Hans
> 
> Hans Boldt, ILE RPG Development, IBM Toronto Lab, boldt@ca.ibm.com
> 
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