WS: TF: World Purge and Database FAQs
(Doc ID 1169966.1)
Last updated on MAY 11, 2020
Applies to:JD Edwards World U.S. Payroll Processing - Version A7.3 cume 4 and later
JD Edwards World Accounts Payable - Version A7.3 cume 4 and later
JD Edwards World Technical Foundation - Version A7.3 cume 4 and later
JD Edwards World Address Book - Version A7.3 cume 4 and later
JD Edwards World Fixed Assets - Version A7.3 cume 4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Frequently asked questions related to the World database and purging World files.
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|Questions and Answers|
|Question 1: What general information is available regarding purging data?|
|Question 2: Is there a purge program for the World generic text files F0016, F00163, and F00164? Does JDE have a subroutine for deleting generic text?|
|Question 3: Is there a purge program for F0082H - Menu History File?|
|Question 4: When running P00PURGE over a custom file, what could generate an incorrect OPNQRYF statement that results in no records selected?|
|Question 5: When running the purge routines that create the JDEDDMMYY library, what date is used - job date or system date?|
|Question 6: If the purge job runs over two days will we have one or two libraries resulting from the job?|
|Question 7: What information is available regarding reorganizing files?|
|Question 8: What is the difference between Physical File REUSEDLT Parameter *NO and *YES?|
|Question 9: How do you create a list of World data files with the field names and attributes, such as type, length, description and key fields?|
|Question 10: How can you see the key fields on a physical, logical, or joined logical file?|
|Question 11: How do you know what Day and Month a Julian Date field represents?|
|Question 12: Why is there a difference in the length defined for the data item in Data Dictionary and the length that displays on a screen?|
|Question 13: How can the Copy File (CPYF) command be used to obtain a printout of the data in a file?|
|Question 14: In A9.4, why does the library created by P00PURGE and the file within the library have *PUBLIC authority set to *EXCLUDE?|
|Question 15: How can I purge Audit files created by Data Base Audit Manager (DBAM)?|
|Question 16: Does JDE World offer DDL database support?|
|Question 17: What should be considered when planning an upgrade, files need to be purged, and purged records may need to be restored/utilized after the upgrade?|