15.10 - Request-parcel-format - Call-Level Interface Version 2

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

prodname
Call-Level Interface Version 2
vrm_release
15.10
category
Programming Reference
featnum
B035-2417-035K

Request‑parcel‑format specifies whether CLIv2 uses alternate parcel headers to build request parcels when supported by the server.

The following table describes the Request‑parcel‑format variable.

 

In this language...

The variable name for Request‑parcel‑format is...

COBOL

DBRIRPF

PL/I

DBRIRPF

C

dbriRPF

IBM Assembler

DBRIRPF

 

This routine...

Does this for Request‑parcel‑format...

DBCHINI

writes

DBCHCL

reads (CON; RSUP; IRQ; IWPF)

 

Request‑parcel‑format is used by...

To...

applications

write

Set one of the following values before calling the Fetch function:

 

If Request‑parcel‑format is set to...

Then Request‑parcel‑format...

'A'

allows CLIv2 to use whichever parcel header is supported by the server.

'D'

('D' is a deprecated value now treated as 'A')

'O'

forces use of original parcel headers

Note: For new applications, Request‑parcel‑format should always be set to ‘A‘.

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