• Subject: Re: SQLRPGLE (was External file reads into DS's)
  • From: "Nelson C. Smith" <ncsmith@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 10 Jul 1999 22:20:27 -0400

If IBM is serious about wanting us to use SQL as a "standard" database
language, they could at least give us an RPG precompiler that works.  I
would be willing to to bet that the C SQL precompiler understands Includes
and local variables.


>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: John Carr <74711.77@compuserve.com>
><SNIP>
>
>
>I believe Rochester owns the precompiler.  I really don't think they
>give a rip about RPG period,  so it's hard getting any thing done.
>It's a single pass precompiler,  which is why you can't have the
>FETCH physically before the DECLARE etc in your program code.  It S@#$%^
>If anyone is listening from Rochester would love to hear from you
>on this matter.
>
>John Carr


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