Does the EDIT command validate the data you have?

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Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Question:

Question:

Does the EDIT command validate the data that you enter?

 

Answer:

Answer:

No. EDIT verifies that the data format is correct and does the necessary conversion to packed or binary format.  However, it does not logically verify the data.