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Method for Incorporating Data Base Definitions on a Display Record Format

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000050706D
Original Publication Date: 1982-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-10

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Gillis, RD Glawe, JA Martens, CW Regnier, BA Simon, EP Wenz, DG Younger, DN [+details]

Abstract

This provides the user of a Screen Design Aid Utility a method for incorporating fields of a display record format. The fields and the attributes are predefined in the system's data base and are then used for the definition of the display record format. A list of the fields is displayed from the data base, on the bottom of the work display, and a technique is provided to copy the definition of these fields into the display record format.