File-control entries for the sequential files, COBOL Programming

FILE-CONTROL ENTRIES FOR THE SEQUENTIAL FILES:

The characteristics of each and every files handled in a program are specified in the

ENVIRONMENT DIVISION and DATA DIVISION.

       SELECT       [  OPTIONAL  ]     file-name         ASSIGN     TO   hardware-name

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