Sort Using OUTFIL for Complex Reporting

The following is an example of how to use the OUTFIL command to produce a complex report, in this case a Profit and Loss report for one of four divisions. The input file, mfs121a.dat is sorted on the first two fields and only records from the western region are output. The SECTIONS instruction produces a page throw when the field starting in position 3, length 10 bytes changes. The following shows: