MAINFRAME - TIP OF THE DAY :
When you specified V for RECFM parameter, LRECL value is largest record in the file plus 4 bytes. These four bytes contain the actual length of each variable length record in the file
Programmers Voted for below topics. Please Vote for good Posts.
Thank You! for your feedback. Connecting to the server. Please Wait...
Any suggestions why it is so? Also, let me know it is possible with IDCAMS? _________________ Arr Bee
?My joy in learning is partly that it enables me to teach? - Seneca(Roman philosopher, mid-1st century AD)
Joined: 18 Feb 2006 Posts: 812 Location: San Jose, CA
Posted: Sat Feb 25, 2006 1:40 am Post subject:
You probably need to specify a RECFM and LRECL for the SYSUT1 DD DUMMY that matches your SYSUT2 data set. For example:
//SYSUT1 DD DUMMY,RECFM=FB,LRECL=80
Note that this might work without specifying RECFM and LRECL in some shops because the values are being defaulted (e.g. by SMS). But in your shop (and in mine), you need to specify attributes for DUMMY that match those attributes for your output data set. _________________ Frank Yaeger - DFSORT Development Team (IBM) - email@example.com
Specialties: JOINKEYS, FINDREP, WHEN=GROUP, ICETOOL, Symbols, Migration
=> DFSORT/MVS is on the Web at http://www.ibm.com/storage/dfsort
You cannot post new topics in this forum You cannot reply to topics in this forum You cannot edit your posts in this forum You cannot delete your posts in this forum You cannot vote in polls in this forum
Cobol Tutorial This cobol tutorial covers most of the important topics like STRING, UNSTRING, COMP, COMP-3.....
DB2 Tutorial DB2 Tutorial focuses on DB2 COBOL Programming. Explains in simple language. Some Chapters are locked, Forum members have free access to these chapters
CICS Tutorial This CICS tutorial covers CICS concepts and CICS Basics, CICS COBOL Programming...
JCL Tutorial This is most popular JCL tutorial from mainframegurukul. It does contain important jcl ....
SORT Tutorial This Tutorial covers all important aspects of DFSORT. Has more SORT examples