# PN813

Updated: 10/23/2020, 1:48:27 PM
Created: 10/23/2020, 1:48:27 PM
Last Updated By: Mike Street
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# Description

In D3 emulation an null string is equivalent to 0.

# Previous Release Behavior

Given a file NULLTEST and a single record:

ID: 1
001 0
002
1
2
3

An F correlative:

DICT NULLTEST FCORR

001 S
002 0
003
004
005
006
007
008 F;1;2;]
009 R
010 1
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
LIST NULLTEST FCORR

NULLTEST......    FCORR

1                     0


 1 Records Listed
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8

# Current Release Behavior

NULLTEST......    FCORR

1                     1


 1 Records Listed
1
2
3
4
5
6

# Notes

This behavior is dependent on the configuration setting generic_d3 = true.

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