Category: Cobol

Special-Names in COBOL :: A Fancy thing in Vintage Language ?

Special-Names in COBOL :: A Fancy thing in Vintage Language ?

It bring you out of the dull zone when you come across things like Special-Names ¬†in cobol, otherwise English like programming language which may bore some of us. Of course we are talking about COBOL here. Let’s create a scenario first. Let’s assume in some requirement we need to validate an Email Address i.e. we …

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Static & Dynamic SQL in COBOL :: A Walk-Through

Static & Dynamic SQL in COBOL :: A Walk-Through

COBOL allows SQL queries to be executed both Statically and dynamically. However it’s often confusing that when Static SQL is to be used and when ¬†Dynamic SQL. This will be quite clear once you know the exact difference between the two. Difference Between Static & Dynamic SQL: Static SQL SQL is static when we know …

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