Landmark Auxiliary file requirements - GeoTAX_Premium - 7 - 7.7

GeoTAX Premium for Windows, UNIX/Linux, and z/OS

Product type
Software
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Verify
Product family
Geo Addressing
Product
GeoTAX Premium
Version
7.7
Language
English
Product name
GeoTAX Premium
Title
GeoTAX Premium for Windows, UNIX/Linux, and z/OS
Copyright
2023
First publish date
1998
ft:lastEdition
2023-10-19
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2023-10-19T16:49:54.924301

GeoTAX requires that the Landmark Auxiliary file complies with the following.

For Windows and UNIX/Linux:

  • File must be a fixed-width ASCII text file

  • File must have a .gax extension

  • File must have less than 500,000 records

  • File must follow the column field order and lengths specified in Landmark Auxiliary file layout.

  • A sample template file LANDMARK.GAX is available in the data installation folder delivered with GeoTAX.

For z/OS:

  • File must be an EBCDIC text file with a fixed-width of 854 bytes

  • There are two options for creating the Landmark Auxiliary file:

  • Create the file on Windows, then FTP in ASCII mode. Upon upload, convert to EBCDIC.

  • Create the file on z/OS using the sample template file yourhlq.GEOTAX.LDMKFILE delivered with GeoTAX.

  • File must have less than 500,000 records

  • File must follow the column field order and lengths specified in Landmark Auxiliary file layout.