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Re: [open-cobol-list] Sections in PROCEDURE DIVISION

From: vince
Subject: Re: [open-cobol-list] Sections in PROCEDURE DIVISION
Date: Thu, 14 Mar 2013 14:44:03 +0000
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On Thursday 14 Mar 2013 09:14:28 john Culleton wrote:
> The OC COBOL Manual written by Gary Cutler is so good that I hesitate
> to mention one omission. Most of us don't use sections in the PROCEDURE
> DIVISION any more, if we ever did. But there are still older programs
> around that used that construct. Gary mentions them only in connection
> with the SORT verb. The construct deserves a separate mention.

Well here is one programmer that does use Sections within Cobol programs.
Performing Sections is more efficient then paragraphs with 'thru' in most 

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