Total Length - Call-Level Interface Version 2

Teradata® Call-Level Interface Version 2 Reference for Workstation-Attached Systems - 20.00

Deployment
VantageCloud
VantageCore
Edition
Enterprise
IntelliFlex
Lake
VMware
Product
Call-Level Interface Version 2
Release Number
20.00
Published
January 2024
Language
English (United States)
Last Update
2024-05-14
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Product Category
Teradata Tools and Utilities

Usage Notes

The Total Length field specifies the length of the DBCAREA in bytes.

Language Variable Name
COBOL: DBCAREA-TOTAL-LEN
C: DBCAREA.H: total_len
Routine Action Taken
DBCHINI: reads
DBCHCL: reads
Used by Action Taken
application program writes

Total Length must be initialized by the application program before calling DBCHINI. The current length of the DBCAREA is 1024 bytes, but it is preferable to use a symbolic value rather than a constant.