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Post by Sulagna » Fri May 19, 2006 12:30 pm

I got a code in which I saw UNIT=CTPE... I just want ot know what is CTPE...? Can anyone help? I need to know urgently

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Post by murali gummadi » Mon May 22, 2006 2:46 pm


Tape Dataset may be sometimes repesented as Ctpe (particular type of I/O device)...

corrections are welcome....

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Post by arrbee » Mon May 22, 2006 3:33 pm

You try to browse the particular CTPE dsn in 3.4. If it is tape then it will give a warning.

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Post by Juan » Thu Jun 29, 2006 4:13 pm

looks like a site specific Esoteric unit. Use RMF or one of the free MVS tools.

or just check the output from a job that you know allocates to it, answer will be there.


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