You may try this:

http://www.netshare400.com/cgi-bin/DSPSAMP?file=QRPGLESRC&mbr=INCCHAR




From:
Robert Munday <rwmunday@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To:
RPG400 <rpg400-l@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date:
08/12/2008 10:33 AM
Subject:
Incrementing Characters



Greetings from sunny Florida (where it has thunderstormed every day for
the past five weeks).

Without using arrays (I can do that), is there a way to increment a
character value?

CHAR = 'A';
CHAR += 1;

does not work, but is there something similar which would? I am adding a
two-character suffix to a field which increments `AA`, `AB`, `AC` etc.

Thanks,



Robert Munday
Munday Software Consultants
Montgomery, AL
on assignment in Jacksonville, FL



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