What is the LRECL for printer files in COBOL

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What is the LRECL for printer files in COBOL

LRECL for printer file is generally 133 record length in JCL but I have
seen that some COBOL programs use 132 LRECL but some would use record
length of 133, can someone point out what could be the rational behind this?
 

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Anonymous (not verified)
LRECL for Printer file

While 132/133 and 120/121 are probably the most common, a COBOL program can use many different report lrecls depending on requirements.

The difference between 132/133 is the carriage control character that controls spacing.

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