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Hashing in Crystal reports

Hi All

I have two database fields( account_nr and amount ) from PostgreSQL that needs to be hashed using a Crystal Formula, this will be a report that will be extracted to txt to use in an 3rd-party application.

Is there perhaps a standard formula I can use to hash these two database fields together?

This is my spec received:

Must contain an accumulation of destination

account numbers and amounts in cents. Then the

least 12 significant digits counting from the right,

must be stored in this field. Must be right justified

and zero filled from the left.

I did not start writing any formula's in crystal yet as I have no idea how the idea of hashing works or how to code this in Crystal.

Using a template and doing an edit on it,will be the best way to start off.

Thank you in advance

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  • Posted on Jul 29, 2016 at 08:21 AM

    Hi Charl,

    Do you have an example of values from the database fields and the expected output?

    -Abhilash

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