This Natural profile and session parameter determines the character to be used as decimal separator, that is, a point or a comma.
|Possible settings||any special character|| The character assigned to
|Specification within session||yes||Applicable statement:||
||Parameter is evaluated at runtime.|
||Parameter may be specified dynamically with the
|Application programming interface||
||See SYSEXT - Natural Application Programming Interfaces in the Utilities documentation.|
DCparameter must not be the same as the one specified with the
IA(input assign character) or
ID(input delimiter character) parameter. In addition, we recommend that this character is not the same as the one specified with the
CF(control character for terminal commands) or
HI(help character) parameter.
DCin your parameter file, you must resave the DDM you are using in your Natural program which stores a new .NSD file on disk.
DCcan be overridden by the session parameter