Comment lines need to start with an asterisk ( * ). There is no multi line comments in Easytrieve. For every comment line, you need to have * as the first non-blank character.
LIST ON JOB INPUT NULL * this a comment * this is another comment line DISPLAY 'THIS IS NOT A COMMENT' STOP *
3 thoughts on “Comments in Easytrieve (start with *)”
sir, this is really excellent stuff……….I don’t know how I missed this all these years 😦
how to display asterics after every page count in easy trieve.
when their is a new page asterics should be displayed.
please help me out
Could you please let me know how can we comment out existing SQL code in Easytrieve. I mean my easytrieve program has existing SQL code and I want to comment out a couple of where conditions. Could you please suggest.