[Omaha.pm] Zoned Decimal/Packed Data
jay at jays.net
Fri Feb 12 10:32:54 PST 2010
On 2/12/2010 7:12 AM, Jay Swackhamer wrote:
> Does anyone have any pointers/snippets/links for working summing zoned
> decimal data?
> I am working on a perl program to replace the functionality of
> 'syncsort' and have gotten to an option that summarizes fields in the
> datafiles, and it's in a 'zoned decimal' format.
> This portion of code will take the sorted file, and based on key fields,
> summarize other fields, and put back one record into the output.
I haven't done anything like that. Do these help at all?
I'm sure we could help with general Perl questions. :)
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