16.20 - Time4-status - Teradata Tools and Utilities

Teradata® Call-Level Interface Version 2 Reference for Mainframe-Attached Systems

prodname
Teradata Tools and Utilities
vrm_release
16.20
created_date
September 2019
category
Programming Reference
featnum
B035-2417-108K

Time4-status is a single-byte EBCDIC character that indicates the status of Time4.

Time4-status exists only when DBCHINI had been called for a DBCAREA with Total-length set to at least 640 (that is, the returned DBCAREA Level value is at least 1). For a smaller DBCAREA, Time4-status is not returned.

In this language... The variable name for Time4-status is...
COBOL DBCOTSS4
PL/I DBCOTSS4
C, C++ dbcoTSS4
IBM Assembler DBCOTSS4
This routine... Does this for Time4-status...
DBCHCL writes
Time4-status is used by... To...
applications read
If Time4-status is a... Then...
V the timestamp is valid.
O the timestamp overflowed. Could not be contained in four-bytes.
Space or binary zero the timestamp is not valid.

Use mnemonics for the codes. Mnemonics are provided in the language definition file for the DBCAREA.