• Subject: Re: audit report
  • From: boothm@xxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 13 Jul 1999 12:24:59 -0400

Ah, the beauty of RPG's cycle!  Kathy, take a look at matching record
logic.  It is simple to implement, uses only a few lines of code, and
presents the records you want in the order you want them. 

(I said simple to implement, I didn't say it would be simple to figure out
for the first time.)

In <b00e285d.24bcba13@aol.com>, on 07/13/99 
   at 11:49 AM, Kmh0421@aol.com said:

>In the CLP, I DSPFFD to an outfile of all of the files. In the RPG, I
>read  this file and load an array with field names and descriptions. I
>read through  address book (customer master), and go out to each audit
>file to see if there  are changes for that day for that customer. The
>report has misc header info,  but the detail is only 4 fields... Type,
>Field Description, Before, After. If  there are records in a file for a
>given day, and it is an add or delete  record, I just print it in the
>before or after column. If change, I check  each field in the change
>before against the change after record, and print  only the 'changed'
>fields. So, far, I have just one file in the RPG, and I am  in the
>process of adding about six more. The code is already over 2000 
>lines..... At the very least, I am going to need to create a program for 
>everyfile, and somehow share the printfile so that each program can write
> detail records to same report. Overall, although this is going to work,
>I can  help but think there must be a better way. Any ideas? Thanks in
>advance,  especially if you even read this far!!! Kathie

Booth Martin

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