Count the number of characters in file

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Count the number of characters in file

Post by prashantkutal » Thu Feb 01, 2018 2:38 pm

suppose we have a file which has address in it. there are total 5 records for 5 different address


pune wadgaonsher
Pune camp
pune camp part 2
pune shivaji nagar.
pune mundhwa.

how can I find the total no of characters and the pending amount in record length for each record.
We can use JCL and COBOL

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