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Sort help required in JCL

Post by Richin » Thu Nov 06, 2014 12:46 pm

I have an input PS file. it contains several lines of data.
I just want to display a part of it.

Ex: I have a line as below

UNLOAD SUCCESSFUL 000023456 ROWS from xyz table.

I just want the numbers in my output. i.e, matter that is present between UNLOAD SUCCESSFUL & ROWS.

How can I do it using SORT UTILITY in JCL?

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Post by William Collins » Thu Nov 06, 2014 3:05 pm

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 INREC BUILD=(start-of-number,length-of-number)
If your file contains other data as well, you can use INCLUDE/OMIT COND= or IFTHEN=(WHEN=(logical expression)...

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Post by NicC » Sat Nov 08, 2014 1:58 pm

And it is even better if you post sort questions in the sort part of the forum, not the JCL part. That is what it is there for.

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