End Of Line Considerations

The file format of the input file should be appropriate to the operating system of the process reading the file (Windows format on Windows systems, UNIX format on UNIX systems).

Input files for file layouts of type fixed or CSV must not contain embedded CR/LF within the field data. However, input files for file layouts of type XML can contain embedded CR/LF within field data for a character type file field that is the associated with a long-character type database field that has unlimited length—that is, the maximum length specified as 0.