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Get systemdate from dfsort and write it Sequential dataset

 
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aqilis

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 07, 2007 1:49 pm    Post subject: Get systemdate from dfsort and write it Sequential dataset
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Hi,

I want to get system date from dfsort and write it in a sequential dataset.

the date has to be in the this format mm/dd/yyyy.



thanks
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raak

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 07, 2007 4:06 pm    Post subject:
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If u use DFSORT's Icetool, u have an option as DATE(MD4-).


this will give u the current date in MM-DD-YYYY format.
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Frank Yaeger

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 07, 2007 9:53 pm    Post subject:
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aqilis,

Here's a DFSORT job that will do what you asked for:

Code:

//S1    EXEC  PGM=ICEMAN
//SYSOUT    DD  SYSOUT=*
//SORTIN DD *
//SORTOUT DD DSN=...  output file
//SYSIN    DD    *
  OPTION COPY
  OUTFIL REMOVECC,NODETAIL,
    TRAILER1=(DATE=(MD4/))
/*
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