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2.15.1 Submit the Print Job to Batch

When the option is used to print field definitions this screen is displayed to enable a batch job that will perform the actual printing to be submitted:

 

 DC@P100501                   Print Field Definitions                  

                                                                       

 Submit this job . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . YES   YES, NO   

                                                                       

 Using Job name  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . FIELDPRINT      

       Job description . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . *LIBL/QBATCH   

       Job queue . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . *JOBD   

       Output queue  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . *LIBL/QPRINT  

                                                                       

 Print all fields or only selected fields  . . . . . . ALL   ALL SEL   

 Print HELP text . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . NO    YES, NO   

 Print dictionary validation checks  . . . . . . . . . NO    YES, NO   

 Print files using fields cross reference  . . . . . . NO    YES, NO   

 Print processes using fields cross reference  . . . . NO    YES, NO   

 Print fields referring to fields cross reference  . . NO    YES, NO   

 Print component details . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . NO    YES, NO   

                                                                       

                                                                       

                                                                       

 Fnn=Help  Fnn=Exit  Fnn=Cancel  Fnn=Messages                          

 

 

Input Options

These input options apply to printing field definitions:

Submit This Job

Job Name

Job Description

Job Queue

Output Queue

Print All Fields or Only Selected Fields

Specifies whether all fields in the data dictionary are to be printed, or only fields selected using the standard field selection method previously described.

Mandatory field. Prefilled to SEL. Allowable values are:

SEL

Only previously selected fields should be printed.

ALL

All fields in the dictionary should be printed.

 

Print HELP Text

Specifies whether the HELP text associated with the field(s) should be printed. Mandatory. Pre-filled to NO.

Print Dictionary Rules/Triggers

Specifies whether rules and triggers associated with the field(s) should be printed. Mandatory. Pre-filled to NO.

Print Files Using Fields Cross Reference

Specifies whether a cross reference of the files that use the field(s) should be printed. Mandatory. Pre-filled to NO.

Print Processes Using Fields Cross Reference

Specifies whether a cross reference of the processes that use the field(s) should be printed. Mandatory. Pre-filled to NO.

Print Fields Referring to Fields Cross Reference

Specifies whether a cross reference of the fields that refer to the field(s) being reported should be printed. Mandatory. Pre-filled to NO.

Print Component Details

Specifies whether the extended component details of the field(s) being reported should be printed. Mandatory. Pre-filled to NO. For more information about components, refer to the Visual LANSA Primer.

Printing of the HELP text, rules and triggers, cross reference and component details can substantially increase both the size of the report and the length of time taken to produce it.