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How to find whether a File is catalogued or not through Batc

 
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vasanth.sagi

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PostPosted: Thu Nov 02, 2006 9:59 pm    Post subject: How to find whether a File is catalogued or not through Batc
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Hi

In JCL, before processing a file, i want to check whether the file is present or not.


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PostPosted: Fri Nov 03, 2006 12:23 am    Post subject: Re: How to find whether a File is catalogued or not through
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The LISTCAT command (TSO or in IDCAMS) should be able to tell you.
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 04, 2006 4:03 pm    Post subject: to check wheather file is present or nor?
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just type zoom in tso command line and keep the cursor in that particular file press enter

if it present,it will open in vew mode or it will return u dataset not present
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priyesh.agrawal

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PostPosted: Sat Nov 04, 2006 11:29 pm    Post subject: Re: How to find whether a File is catalogued or not through
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Dear Partha...
Original poster meant to check this in a JCL EXECUTION... Isn't it ?...
TSO command can be executed thru JCL, but how would you put cursor on the appropriate position.

What SuperK mentioned is the viable solution.
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