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vrf rewind command

Question asked by VRFuser on Feb 29, 2000


malcolm wrote:
>
> Hi All,
Hi Malcolm!

> A basic question  I guess,  but if 'execute rewind' only works with 'clear
> on run & open' checked if the programme fails for some reason, then on a
> re-start surely the contents built up over that period will be lost.
> I have a rolling 2 month file that after two months rewinds the pointer to
> start over-writing at the beginning, on failure I have a big problem.
> The from file pointer does not work as vee maintains separate pointers for
> write and read
Would it be a solution if you do an "EXECUTE CLOSE" after every
write access to the file?

With kind regards.
Heiko.
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