JRecord allows you to read legacy, fixed width, and delimited flat files in Java. Files are interpreted via a Record-Layout (file description), which can be COBOL-Copybook or a XML-file-description. The package can handle both Text and Binary Cobol files (it can handle Standard carriage-Return, Fixed Width and Length based (VB)) Files.
This project is mostly Commonly used to Analyse Cobol copybooks. The project 3 functions, Analysis and Conversion of Cobol-Copybooks to Xml; conversion of Cobol Data Files (Text only) to Xml. Conversion of Xml files to Cobol-Data files (Text only)