Translating Names

The Header-to-copy utility generally uses the same data and procedure names in the copyfile as in the original C header file. However, there are different standards in the way C and COBOL use names. The Header-to-copy utility generates a new name if the following occur in the C file:

Some of these can be changed by setting the options available.

The new name generated by H2cpy is the old name with a number added to the front. The number is the number of synonyms encountered so far since the original name declaration.