An introduction to Easytrieve. The below tutorial gives brief overview of Easytrieve. Structure of an Easytrieve program. Contains 3 sections. iv CA-Easytrieve/Plus User Guide. Chapter 3: Standard Reporting with CA- Easytrieve/Plus. Reports Made Easy-A Tutorial. Easytrieve. Variables. Variable declaration · Declaring working storage variables · COMP and COMP-3 equivalent variables · Variable initialization (VALUE.

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EASYTRIEVE – Sample Program – Display Totals and Summary

Normally, Easytrieve automatically totals all quantitative fields. XREF causes the creation of a cross reference listing of each field name. To override the default input file NULL should be coded in place of filename. Give them to the appropriate person.

The SUM statement overrides this process. Easytrieve is a programming language that helps you retrieve data from databases that you work with. If the file type is. IS Indexed Sequential Access method.

How to Write a Simple Easytrieve Program

easytdieve Make sure you designate the database that you want to capture the data from. STATE saves the statement number of the statement currently being. Retrieval of input files.


Produce the final results and check it to make sure you have met all the requirements of the job. Working with an out file is much easier and not time sensitive. FILE statement – This statement describes eaasytrieve files accessed by the program. Subparameter ‘R’ specifies that the new program replaces an existing program. This tuorial be overridden by the options on. MASK can be used for editing characters to be displayed in rpt etc.

Mainframe Tips, Tricks And Tutorials: An introduction to Easytrieve

Structure of an Easytrieve program. Examination and manipulation of data. Whatever the limitations are you want to add them in your program turorial you go any farther.

Easytrieve lets you create new variables by using working storage variables in your program.

The below tutorial gives brief overview of Easytrieve. A field name should contain atleast one alphabet or special char. SORT activities create sequenced files. When defining the field, you can specify the default heading. MOVE statement moves a string from one variable to another.


Easytrieve programs –

Create an outfile in your program. An introduction to Easytrieve. Add any variables that do not exist. Establishes parameters for the program. How can I get the date a program was compil The simplest way to extract data is not to eassytrieve what you draw, but cut it down later.

Used to READ tytorial file sequentially. About the Author This article was written by a professional writer, copy edited and fact checked through a multi-point auditing system, in efforts to ensure our readers only receive the best information. You need to know where each of the variables resides in order to know where they are when you are working with the database or outfile that you created.

Scanning and Updating Datasets File-Aid: Easytrieve needs to know where you need to go in order to get there. Default is Ascending order.