While Browsing Internet, we have some cool option called address autocomplete. We enter some letters in the address bar and the browser auto completes it with the closest guess. Does MAINFRAME have the same feature? Yes! It has autocomplete feature. How to use it? ·         Enter KEYS in the command line; KEYS window will […]

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Whenever we open a word document a file is created in the auto recover location. If the document closes abnormally, you can get back the file from this location. You [...] Continue Reading…

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22 Jul, 2012

SORT using SYNCSORT

SORT

//STEP01   EXEC PGM=SYNCSORT                            //SYSPRINT DD SYSOUT=*                                  //SYSOUT   DD SYSOUT=*                                  //SORTIN   DD DISP=SHR,DSN=XXXXXXX.NONX.SAMPLE1         //SORTOUT  DD DSN=XXXXXXX.NONX.SAMPLE2,DISP=(NEW,CATLG), //            DCB=*.SORTIN,SPACE=(TRK,(1,2),RLSE),      //            UNIT=TESTDA                               //SYSIN    DD *                                           SORT FIELDS=(1,5,CH,A)                                The above example sorts [...] Continue Reading…

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//STEP01   EXEC PGM=SYNCSORT                            //SYSPRINT DD SYSOUT=*                                  //SYSOUT   DD SYSOUT=*                                  //SORTIN   DD DISP=SHR,DSN=XXXXXXX.NONX.SAMPLE1         //SORTOUT  DD DSN=XXXXXXX.NONX.SAMPLE2,DISP=(NEW,CATLG), //            DCB=*.SORTIN,SPACE=(TRK,(1,2),RLSE),      //            UNIT=TESTDA                               //SYSIN    DD *                                           SORT FIELDS=COPY                                      The above example [...] Continue Reading…

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  If Not Question: If I want to route the SYSOUT to spool then I need to give //SYSOUT DD SYSOUT=* The blue one denotes the DD name and [...] Continue Reading…

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