Q: I'm writing a CL program that needs to retrieve data from the message data of a program message. My program receives CPC7061 which contains an 8 byte *UBIN field. How do I work with this 8 byte *UBIN field in CL? A: As of IBM i 7.1, CL natively supports 8 byte unsigned binary integers. For earlier releases, a different strategy is needed. You'll need to retrieve the 8 byte integer as two four byte fields, and combine them. Since CPC7061 is the message you're trying ...

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