7.3.4. The /DELIMITER/ packet

The /DELIMITER/ packet can be used to change the column delimiter used in the output reports from Smkreport. The default delimiter is a semicolon (;). You can change the delimiter to any single-character value to suit your needs, although using a space as a delimiter may result in slightly misformatted reports. Some reasons to change the delimiter from the default are:

The syntax of this instruction is the following:


This example results in a comma (,) being used as the delimiter for columns of any results from /CREATE REPORT/ instructions that followed this instruction in the REPCONFIG file.