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Feb 02, 2007 at 12:28 PM

output-length

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Type F vis a neumeric, non-generic field whose value ranges from [10 to the power -307 to 10 to the power308] for both positive & negetive . It's default length is 8 bytes ---theh please explain the vaqlue "22" below:-

data: float TYPE f,

out TYPE i,

ien TYPE i.

DESCRIBE FIELD float LENGTH len OUTPUT-LENGTH out .

Results:-

length len is 8 & the field containing the field "out" is 22---WHY??

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