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PostPosted: Thu Mar 15, 2007 11:56 am    Post subject: Search inside a GDG for a string using COBOL
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How do i search inside a GDG for a string using COBOL
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PostPosted: Thu Mar 15, 2007 1:42 pm    Post subject: Re: Searching a GDG
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I guess you can handle the same way as PS. We dont have specific difference in Cobol. Only in JCL we would give the GDG Versions.
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PostPosted: Thu Mar 15, 2007 3:36 pm    Post subject: Re: Searching a GDG
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I guess you could very well use the same way as you do for a normal PS file. GDG is no different to a normal PS atleast in this case.
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PostPosted: Thu Mar 15, 2007 3:47 pm    Post subject: Re :Searching a GDG
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Hi,

GDG's are Datasets which are related functionally and chronologically, and also there are PS in nature.

If you want to search for a srting use any of the Programing methods, or 3.14 will help you.
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 16, 2007 4:13 am    Post subject:
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Logically there would not be any differance in accessing a GDG/PS.
You just have to treat both of them as files and the rest of the processing is the same as you do for a file
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