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How to Find the properties of a Tape dataset?

 
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 22, 2006 7:46 pm    Post subject: How to Find the properties of a Tape dataset?
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How to Find the properties of a Tape dataset?


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PostPosted: Fri Sep 22, 2006 9:03 pm    Post subject: Re: How to Find the properties of a Tape dataset?
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Try taking the VOLUME of tape dataset and invoke TSO TIQ.
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 22, 2006 9:38 pm    Post subject: Re: How to Find the properties of a Tape dataset?
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Where to find the Volume And what is TSO TIQ?

Can u plz elaborate?

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 22, 2006 11:31 pm    Post subject: Re: How to Find the properties of a Tape dataset?
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You can find volume using ISPF option 3.4.

Here is example of GDG, here 158020 is VOLUME.
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DSLIST - Data Sets Matching xxxx.xxxx068.*                         Row 1 of 58
Command ===>                                                  Scroll ===> CSR 
                                                                               
Command - Enter "/" to select action                  Message           Volume
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------
         xxxx.xxxx068.FILE.BKUP                                              ??????
         XXXX.XXXX068.FILE.BKUP.G0497V00                            158020


TSO TIQ (Depending what is installed in your shop) is Tape Inquiry utility.
Enter VOLUME once you get following and press ENTER.

Code:

IEETMS1 PASSWORD VERIFIED                                             
IEETMS1 AWAITING REQUEST/REPLY (ENTER C TO EXIT CA-1 INQ/UPD SESSION) 


Also refer to this link for more details
http://web.utk.edu/~mnewman/ibmguide12.html#Header_332
(look for 'Online Tape Inquiry'
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 25, 2006 7:25 pm    Post subject: Re: How to Find the properties of a Tape dataset?
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