search the given PS file for a string

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search the given PS file for a string

Post by phaniyelugula » Thu Mar 27, 2014 3:35 pm

Hi All..

Is there a way to search the PS file for a string given by use and if the PS file has that string then that complete line has to be written into a PDS member(we have to create it in the program)

If INPUT file( content is..

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Select * from Table;
Drop table;
create table;
Select emp from table;
delete from table
Out put should be(Rexx.output(mem1))...

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select * from table
select emp from table
Please help me out

Thanks in advance

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Post by NicC » Thu Mar 27, 2014 9:25 pm

Very confusing specification/explanation but how about a macro that does this how you would do it manually in ISPF:

x all
f 'string to find' all
del all x
create pdsnam(membername) .zfirst .zlast

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