COBOL EBCDIC to CSV?

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COBOL EBCDIC to CSV?

Postby Dr Jackanapes » Fri Jan 22, 2010 9:37 am

I am interested in purchasing a database tape from a gov't agency that I need to translate from Cobol EBCDIC to csv or xls. I have a guide to interpreting the file with field lengths and sample data. CanTextPipe can extract the records for me? I only need to do this one per year.

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Re: COBOL EBCDIC to CSV?

Postby DataMystic Support » Mon Feb 01, 2010 4:02 pm

Yes, - you just need to paste the copybook into the copybook filter (Filters\Wizards\Mainframe copybook filter) and possible twiddle with the options of this filter to get the layout to align.
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