Number of fixed or variable decimal digits.
Fixed number of decimal digits
This option applies to the following data types:
- Packed - (9(x)V9(y) COMP-3
- Signed - S9(x)v9(y)
- Numeric - 9(x)v9(y)
The field definition is displayed as DN13.6 (integer part and decimal part). It means that the total length is 13, including 6 decimal digits.
The maximum length is:
- 9 for the decimal part
- 28 for the total length
Variable number of decimal digits
The field contains:
- Either a value.
- Or the name of a numeric field in the Business-Document that contains the value.