Period-as-struct is a one-byte EBCDIC field that indicates whether to treat Period data types as Structured UDTs in honoring the Transforms-off option and return information about the constituent attributes.
|In this language...
||The variable name for Period-as-struct is...
||Does this for Period-as-struct...
||reads (RSUP; IRQ; IWPF)
|Period-as-struct is used by...
One of the following values may be set before initiating a request:
||Then set Period-as-struct to...
|indicates that Period data types are treated as simple data types.
- DBC-NO for COBOL
- DBC_PERIOD_AS_STRUCT_NO for PL/I
- DBC_periodAsStructNo for C and C++
- DBRIPASN for Assembler
|indicates that Period data types are treated as Structured UDTs in honoring the Transforms-off option.
- DBC-YES for COBOL
- DBC_PERIOD_AS_STRUCT_YES for PL/I
- DBC_periodAsStructYes for C and C++
- DBRIPASY for Assembler
The default setting is "N".