The ACCEPT statement is a data transfer input statement. This statement is the same as a formatted, sequential READ statement, except that an ACCEPT statement must never be connected to user- specified I/O units.
An ACCEPT statement takes one of the following forms:
In the following example, character data is read from the implicit unit and binary values are assigned to each of the five elements of array CHARAR:
CHARACTER*10 CHARAR(5) ACCEPT 200, CHARAR 200 FORMAT (5A10)
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