CBL_NLS_OPEN_MSG_FILE

Syntax:

call "CBL_NLS_OPEN_MSG_FILE" using     msg-filename
                                       msg-filename-ln
                                       msg-file-handle
                             returning status-code

Parameters:

  Using call prototype (see Key) Picture
msg-filename pic x(n). pic x(n).
msg-filename-ln cblt-x1-compx. pic x comp-x.
msg-file-handle cblt-x4-compx. pic x(4).
status-code See Library Routines - Key.

On Entry:

msg-filename
The name of the message file to be opened.
msg-filename-ln
The length of msg-filename.

On Exit:

msg-file-handle
The identifying handle.
status-code
Indicates whether the routine was successful:
0 Success
403 Resulting message too long
405 Illegal or empty supplied file name
If status-code contains a value other than these, it is the number of a run-time error message.

Comments:

This routine opens an NLS message returning an identifying handle that you can use with the CBL_NLS_READ_MSG and CBL_NLS_CLOSE_MSG_FILE routines.