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3.5 File Definition Maintenance

The steps involved in the review or change of file definition are:

 

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1. Select the option to              |          |

   review or change a file           |  FILE    |

   definition on the file            | CONTROL  |

   control menu.                     |  MENU    |

                                     |__________|

                                      ____|_____

2. Select the file definition        |          |

   that is to be reviewed or         |  SELECT  |

   changed.                          |   FILE   |

                                     |DEFINITION|

                                     |__________|

                                          |     

3. Working from the file definition   ____|_____

   menu review and/or change the     |          |

   various components of the file    |   FILE   |

   definition. Use the EXIT or MENU  |DEFINITION|

   function key when review/changes  |   MENU   |

   are complete to advance to the    |          |

   commit / drop function.           |__________|

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                    ______________________|____________________

               ____|_____    ____|_____   |   ____|_____   ____|_____

              |          |  |          |  |  |          | |          |

              |  FIELDS  |  |  LOGICAL |  |  |   FILE   | |   FILE   |

              |    IN    |  | VIEWS OF |  |  |VALIDATION| |  ACCESS  |

              |   FILE   |  |   FILE   |  |  |RULES AND | |  ROUTES  |

              |          |  |          |  |  | TRIGGERS | |          |

              |__________|  |__________|  |  |__________| |__________|

                                          |

                    ______________________|____________________

               ____|_____    ____|_____   |   ____|_____   ____|_____

              |          |  |          |  |  |          | |          |

              |  VIRTUAL |  |  BATCH   |  |  |  DATA    | |   LOAD   |

              |  FIELDS  |  | CONTROL  |  |  |  BASE    | |  "OTHER" |

              |  & CODE  |  |  LOGIC   |  |  |ATTRIBUTES| |   FILE   |

              |__________|  |__________|  |  |__________| |__________|

                                      ____|_____

 Commit (or drop) any amendments     |          |

 made to the file definition. If     |  COMMIT  |

 no amendments were made this        | OR DROP  |

 screen is not displayed.            |AMENDMENTS|

                                     |__________|

 

A detailed description of the file definition menu and the processes that control the review/change of the individual file components is given.