Leading zero values in clist

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Leading zero values in clist

Post by santosh24aug » Wed Dec 17, 2014 7:19 pm

I’m new to CLIST I have coded following CLIST statement

&CYCLENO has 0000 value in it, however when I’m using this value &CYCL1 is just giving me 0 instead of 0000
Can anyone please help me with this

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Post by dbzTHEdinosauer » Thu Dec 18, 2014 8:02 pm

1. learn REXX,forget CLIST

2. numerics are always zero suppressed. If you want more than 1 zero for the value zero, make it alpha with format instruction. (don't remember if fomat is a clist instr..)
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