This always works in my programs:

RTVOBJD OBJ(*LIBL/XYZ)
OBJTYPE(*FILE)
RTNLIB(&RTNLIB)

George...

-----Original Message-----
From: RPG400-L [mailto:rpg400-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Jay Vaughn
Sent: Thursday, November 16, 2017 7:26 AM
To: RPG programming on the IBM i (AS/400 and iSeries)
Subject: obtain first library name of object in *LIBL

I'm looking for the most efficient , most direct approach for pulling the first library name of an object in a *LIBL.

here is why...

the rpg pgm receives a lib and table name as a parm, - user may specify blank or *libl for the lib parm...

If blank or *libl I'll need to determine that library for the table name from my *libl.

What I am eventually doing needs an implicit lib name... it is nothing that *libl will work with.
--
This is the RPG programming on the IBM i (AS/400 and iSeries) (RPG400-L) mailing list To post a message email: RPG400-L@xxxxxxxxxxxx To subscribe, unsubscribe, or change list options,
visit: https://lists.midrange.com/mailman/listinfo/rpg400-l
or email: RPG400-L-request@xxxxxxxxxxxx
Before posting, please take a moment to review the archives at https://archive.midrange.com/rpg400-l.

Please contact support@xxxxxxxxxxxx for any subscription related questions.

Help support midrange.com by shopping at amazon.com with our affiliate link: http://amzn.to/2dEadiD

This thread ...

Follow-Ups:
Replies:

Follow On AppleNews
Return to Archive home page | Return to MIDRANGE.COM home page

This mailing list archive is Copyright 1997-2019 by midrange.com and David Gibbs as a compilation work. Use of the archive is restricted to research of a business or technical nature. Any other uses are prohibited. Full details are available on our policy page. If you have questions about this, please contact [javascript protected email address].