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roshansawant
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PostPosted: Mon Nov 20, 2006 2:21 pm    Post subject: How to change the size of the file that perviously defined
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Hi All,

Can anybody tell me how to change the size of the file that is perviously defined?
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PostPosted: Mon Nov 20, 2006 2:24 pm    Post subject:
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Hi !

Could you plse specify what you want to do a bit more clearly.

Otherwise I would say, there are a lot of solutions to change a file-size.

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PostPosted: Mon Nov 20, 2006 3:08 pm    Post subject: How to change the size of the file that perviously defined
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Hi..,

Create one temporary file
Copy the data from the file which you want to change the size into the temporary file
delete that file which you want to change the size
create(or Allocate) that again with the size you want
and copy the data from temporary file to the changed file

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PostPosted: Mon Nov 20, 2006 3:32 pm    Post subject: vsam question
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My question is , We have a vsam file and for further enanchment we want to increase the size of the vsam file .......
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PostPosted: Mon Nov 20, 2006 3:46 pm    Post subject:
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Hi !

So ,ok, then you need to define the new VSAM-Dataset with your enhancements. Then you have to transfer the data from one file to the new file.

Also look at the FileAid utility if it is installed at your company.

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