Calling the GTDBINFO program - GeoTAX_Premium - 7 - 7.7

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

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Software
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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
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2023-10-19
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2023-10-19T16:49:54.924301

The database version information program, GTDBINFO, reads the Address Matcher database and the SPD file of GeoTAX and returns the current date and expiration date of each database, and the number of days until each one expires.

Use the following command to call GTDBINFO:

CALL GTDBINFO USING GTDBI-AREA

When calling the GTDBINFO program, it passes to pre-defined parameter areas — blocks of memory with data used by both the executable program and GTDBINFO. These parameter areas must reside in the linkage section of the executable program. The following table describes the GTDBINFO parameter area.

Position

Name

Length

Contents

1-30

Area In

30

None - Reserved for future use.

31-45

Reserved

 

 

46-47

Street File Month

2

2-digit numeric month of Street file vintage

48-51

Street File Year

4

4-digit numeric year of Street file vintage

52-53

Street File Expiration Month

2

2-digit numeric month of Street file expiration

54-57

Street File Expiration Year

4

4-digit numeric year of Street file expiration

58-60

Street File Days Left

3

3-digit number of days until Street file expires

61-62

SPD File Month

2

2-digit numeric month of SPD file vintage

63-66

SPD File Year

4

4-digit numeric year of SPD file vintage

67-68

SPD File Expiration Month

2

2-digit numeric month of SPD file expiration.

69-72

SPD File Expiration Year

4

4-digit numeric year of SPD file expiration.

73-75

SPD File Days Left

3

3-digit number of days until SPD file expires.

76-100

Reserved

25