This Natural profile and session parameter can be used to suppress the
display of filler characters for input fields that have been made
write-protected dynamically (that is, to which the attribute
=P has been
assigned via an attribute control variable).
||Dynamically protected input fields are displayed filled with filler characters. This may suggest to the users that they could enter something in the fields.|
||Dynamically protected input fields are displayed filled with blanks.|
|Specification within session||yes|
|Application programming interface||
||See SYSEXT - Natural Application Programming Interfaces in the Utilities documentation.|
FCDPparameter, dynamically protected input fields are displayed filled either with blanks or with the defined filler characters.
FCDPcan be overridden by the session parameter
DEFINE DATA LOCAL 1 #FIELD1 (A5) 1 #FIELD2 (A5) 1 #CVAR1 (C) INIT <(AD=P)> 1 #CVAR2 (C) END-DEFINE * INPUT #FIELD1 (AD=Y'_' CV=#CVAR1) /* field is protected #FIELD2 (AD=Y'_' CV=#CVAR2) /* field is not protected ... END
Execution of the above program will display the following: