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Difference between JOBCAT and JOBLIB

 
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PostPosted: Fri Aug 25, 2006 3:15 pm    Post subject: Difference between JOBCAT and JOBLIB
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Hi All, Please let me know the difference between JOBCAT and JOBLIB? usually in which case we code JOBCAT? Pleae let us know about it.

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PostPosted: Fri Aug 25, 2006 4:16 pm    Post subject:
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The details about Job cat is here
and JobLib is here

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PostPosted: Thu Sep 07, 2006 11:24 am    Post subject: Re: Difference between JOBCAT and JOBLIB
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crrindia wrote:
Hi All, Please let me know the difference between JOBCAT and JOBLIB? usually in which case we code JOBCAT? Pleae let us know about it.



JOBLIB----The program will be searched in the dataset specified here.

JOBCAT----The procedure will be searched in the dataset specified here.

i hope u got the diff.
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 07, 2006 12:54 pm    Post subject:
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Use the JOBCAT DD statement to define a private VSAM or integrated catalog facility user catalog for the duration of a job. The system searches the private catalog for data sets before it searches the master catalog or a private catalog associated with the first qualifier of a data set's name

Use the JOBLIB DD statement to:
Create a private library.

Identify a private library that the system is to search for the program named in each EXEC statement PGM parameter in the job. Only if the system does not find the program in the private library, does it search the system libraries.
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 07, 2006 1:31 pm    Post subject:
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Hi All, I know that JCLLIB is used to code the proc libraries(these libraries are used to search the PROCs which is coded in the EXEC statements), and you are saying JOBCAT also for the same purpose. It means JCLLIB and JOBCAT is same?

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PostPosted: Thu Sep 07, 2006 1:33 pm    Post subject: Re: Difference between JOBCAT and JOBLIB
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sri_mf wrote:
crrindia wrote:
Hi All, Please let me know the difference between JOBCAT and JOBLIB? usually in which case we code JOBCAT? Pleae let us know about it.



JOBLIB----The program will be searched in the dataset specified here.

JOBCAT----The procedure will be searched in the dataset specified here.

i hope u got the diff.


Small correction in my previous post.

JOBLIB----The program will be searched in the dataset specified here.

JCLLIB----The procedure will be searched in the dataset specified here.


i too agree with thye expaltion given by abin.
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 15, 2006 4:22 pm    Post subject: Re: Difference between JOBCAT and JOBLIB
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Hi I have another query on JOBLIB. I wanted to know the JOBLIB contains the programs or compiled programs?

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 15, 2006 4:31 pm    Post subject: Difference between JOBCAT and JOBLIB
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The JOBLIB PDS contains link-edited load module.
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 21, 2006 4:01 pm    Post subject: Re: Difference between JOBCAT and JOBLIB
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Hi sarunkumar, Thank you very much for your input on my query.

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