The Software AG IDL Extractor for COBOL enables you to extract the interface of a COBOL server and transforms it into a Software AG IDL and a Software AG server mapping file. Both files are required to provide access for any RPC client to the COBOL server.
|Introduction||Introduction to the IDL Extractor for COBOL.|
|Using||This document describes how to extract IDL from a COBOL source,
deploy, validate and test the extraction results. IDL extraction is supported
by wizards, editors and generators.
The following scenarios are supported:
|COBOL Mapping Editor||Describes the purpose and features of the COBOL Mapping Editor, its context menus, toolbars, main areas and related views. Also describes how to select COBOL data items.|
|Preferences||Describes the IDL Extractor for COBOL preferences.|
|COBOL to IDL Mapping||Mapping COBOL data items and syntax to Software AG IDL.|