KCHECK - Check for Statement Keywords

This profile parameter checks field declarations in a Natural object against a set of critical Natural keywords.

Possible settings ON The check for keywords is performed.

If a variable name defined matches one of these keywords, a syntax error is reported when the Natural object is checked or cataloged.

OFF No check for keywords is performed.
Default setting OFF  
Dynamic specification yes  
Specification within session yes  
Applicable statements OPTIONS  
Applicable command KCHECK Option of system command COMPOPT


  1. The section Performing a Check for Natural Reserved Keywords contains a list of the keywords that are checked by the KCHECK parameter.
  2. The document Natural Reserved Keywords in the Programming Guide contains an overview of Natural keywords and reserved words.