Multiple Display Files in One Program
March 7, 2007 G'Day, Ted
I have a client that has many old apps running in the S/36 Execution Environment. I had converted one of the inquiry programs into an ILE RPG program, keeping the program-described workstation definition, so that I could easily call this program from other programs. After some time, it was decided that we needed to display some information in a subfile-like format from this program. Not wanting to go through all the hassle of defining all the input and output specifications, I tried something, and to my surprise, it worked.
I created a second workstation file containing just the subfile record