Supported AHLSORT File Record Types

Record TypeDescription
FixedFixed Length Records
TextCarriage Return / Line Feed Delimited Records
UnixNewline Delimited Records
CSVData Files with Comma-Separated Values
IBM VariableIBM RECFM=V Records with 4-byte RDW
IBM Variable BlockedIBM RECFM=VB Records with 4-byte RDW and 4-byte BDW
NetCOBOLFujitsu NetCobol Fixed and Variable Records
IBM STLIBM STL COBOL (Small and Large Format) Data Files