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You can create a procedure with a system editor. When creating a procedure, you must follow these rules:
It is good practice to include comments in a procedure for the benefit of others who may use it. It is particularly recommended that you use comments in a procedure heading to supply the date, the version, and other relevant information. A hyphen and an asterisk (-*) mark the beginning of a comment.
You can place a comment in a procedure in the following ways:
-RUN -*Version 3 06/10/00
See Editing Application Components as Text in Developer Studio in the Creating Reporting Applications With Developer Studio manual for details on the Other tool.
The following example places comments at the beginning of a procedure.
-* Version 1 08/26/02 HRINFO Procedure TABLE FILE CENTHR . . .