A Third COBOL Program (using FTP and local editor)
Student ID Student Name Grade
1 ->5 6 ->25 26-27
STUDENT-LISTING, This should be a listing of all the students in the file. If you have extra time calculate the class grade average .
This time enter the program on the local machine, and then send it to the VAX using ftp. Open WordPad (or Notepad)
Use the following select statements:
SELECT STUDENT-DATA ASSIGN TO ‘LAB5.DAT’.
SELECT STUDENT-LISTING ASSIGN TO ‘REPORT5.DAT’.
Save as: M: LAB5.COB (or whatever is your network drive) you may also use your flash drive
12339ABLE, SUSAN 35
14902MILLER, CARLOS 30
23961DIMSDALE, DARING 15
34500RICKELS, DON 20
(be careful to adhere to the format above).
Save as LAB5.DAT
C>ftp 126.96.36.199 (remember: ftp is a lower case world)
(login and password)
ftp> put m:/lab5.cob (check for the transmission message to be sure it worked)
ftp> put m:/lab5.dat
ftp> dir (this will list your files on the VAX, be sure they are there)
(minimize the ftp screen)
$ COBOL/LIS/WARNINGS=ALL LAB5.COB
(If you have errors, you can fix them using EDIT/EDT as last week, or you can go back to your Notepad version, fix and resend using FTP screen).
$ LINK LAB5
$ RUN LAB5
Maximize the ftp screen and type:
ftp> get lab5.lis (this will come to wherever you are at on the PC)
ftp> get report5.dat