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PostPosted: Tue Jan 20, 2015 3:24 pm    Post subject: to remove space from the amount field. Reply with quote

Hi All,

I have an input file which has a field "amount" from the column 25 to 34.
If the amount field is having space, job abends. In that case we have to strip that record and run the job...


Please suggest me something so that this abend can be prevented.
Can i use sort utility and sort the file in ascending order with the sort fields 25 to 30. And check if the particular column is space replace it with zero. Can i achieve this with JCL only.


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 20, 2015 5:15 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

How is the bad data getting into your system? If you get that fixed, problem solved.

If you SORT the file, please ensure the original program will work with the data in a new order.

No, you can't do it with JCL only. JCL can't do anything on its own. You need a program. SORT is a program.
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 20, 2015 5:33 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thanks Collins...

That bad data will come that way only beacause it is coming from an online upstream. And that is not bad data if the amount is zero they leave it blank... we just have to change it to zero.

Yes, i understand that i can not do any thing with using JCL only...
My ques was is there any utility by which i can sort the file and the replace those balnks with zeros. Neutral
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