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Postman's Sort (R) Version 1.0
Copyright (c) Robert Ramey 1991. All Rights Reserved

data structure for collating sequence values
typedef struct {
unsigned int
order, /* highest value in table */
value[256]; /* table of weights fore 256 possible bytes */
} SEQ;

data structure and storage for holding keys as specified in the
command line

/* structure for a key */
typedef struct {
unsigned int rfield; /* index of field within record */
unsigned int disp; /* starting point of key with in field */
unsigned int size; /* maximum size of key */
unsigned int key_type; /* flag to indicate type of field */
BOOLEAN inverted; /* reverse the sense of sort for this key */
SEQ *seq; /* pointer to structure of collating values */
} KEY;

#define DEFAULT 0 /* default type of alphanumeric key */
#define SIGN 1 /* an optional 1 character sign */
#define NUMERIC 2 /* digits to be expanded to fixed width */
#define FRACTION 3 /* fractional part of a number */

extern KEY key[]; /* table of keys specified in command line */
extern unsigned int
key_count, /* number of keys */
extern size_t
#define blk_offset (record_offset-1)

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Archive   : CUJ9208.ZIP
Filename : 1008069B

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