10.4.2 Finalize_Data_Index Procedure

The Finalize_Data_Index procedure deallocates and finalizes a Data_Index object.

Calling syntax:

call Finalize (Index, status)

Input variables:

 Index  The Data_Index object to be finalized.

Output variables:

 Index  The Data_Index object has been finalized and is no longer valid.
 status  If present, the status variable is set to either 'Memory Error' or 'Success' depending on program execution. If not present, the procedure aborts if unsuccessful when the DEBUG_LEVEL is set high enough.

Internal variables:

 consolidated_status  Consolidated Status.
 deallocate_status  Deallocation Status vector.

The Finalize_Data_Index code listing contains additional documentation.

Michael L. Hall