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Posted by: Harold Blaisdell
RPG Data Structures / Files
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Published: 12 Jan 2012
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RPG Data Structures / Files Published by: Harold Blaisdell on 12 Jan 2012 view comments(8)

I have been asked to write several programs using some files that have 536 amount type fields as well as some key fields(The amount field are all identically defined). I need to get the 536 fields into an array. Code wise the only way I see to do it is create a data structure with the first field being a DIM(536) and then the rest of the array would be the actual names of the 536 fields. When I do my read the fields would get populated and then I could use the DIM field. I'm sure there is an easier way to create this Data Structure / Array but I am not sure how. Does someone have a better way????

 

Thanks in advance

Harold  

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