Portal | Manuals | References | Downloads | Info | Programs | JCLs | Mainframe wiki | Quick Ref
IBM Mainframe Computers Forums Index
 
Register
 
IBM Mainframe Computers Forums Index Mainframe: Search IBM Mainframe Forum: FAQ Memberlist Profile Log in to check your private messages Log in
 
How to filter fields from the input file using SORT

 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    IBMMAINFRAMES.com Support Forums -> DFSORT/ICETOOL
View previous topic :: :: View next topic  
Author Message
lekshmi_ci

New User


Joined: 14 Mar 2007
Posts: 60
Location: Thiruvananthapuram

PostPosted: Thu Mar 15, 2007 2:31 pm    Post subject: How to filter fields from the input file using SORT
Reply with quote

Hi
I have an input file with records
10aaa200
01bbb290
30ddd300
i need only the second field(ie aaa,bbb,ddd) in the output file in the sorted format.
Please help me in resolving this

Thanks
LC
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message

murmohk1

Senior Member


Joined: 29 Jun 2006
Posts: 1439
Location: Bangalore,India

PostPosted: Thu Mar 15, 2007 2:40 pm    Post subject:
Reply with quote

Use OUTREC statement:

Code:
//SYSIN DD *
  SORT FIELDS=(3,3,CH,A)      * sort in ascending order
  OUTREC FIELDS=(3,3,80:X)
/*


Assumption your OP file is 80 in lenght
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
lekshmi_ci

New User


Joined: 14 Mar 2007
Posts: 60
Location: Thiruvananthapuram

PostPosted: Thu Mar 15, 2007 2:54 pm    Post subject:
Reply with quote

thank you Murali icon_smile.gif ..It worked
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
Frank Yaeger

DFSORT Moderator


Joined: 15 Feb 2005
Posts: 7130
Location: San Jose, CA

PostPosted: Thu Mar 15, 2007 8:50 pm    Post subject:
Reply with quote

LC,

If you're not familiar with DFSORT and DFSORT's ICETOOL, I'd suggest reading through "z/OS DFSORT: Getting Started". It's an excellent tutorial, with lots of examples, that will show you how to use DFSORT, DFSORT's ICETOOL and DFSORT Symbols. You can access it online, along with all of the other DFSORT books, from:

www.ibm.com/servers/storage/support/software/sort/mvs/srtmpub.html
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
View previous topic :: :: View next topic  
Post new topic   Reply to topic    IBMMAINFRAMES.com Support Forums -> DFSORT/ICETOOL All times are GMT + 6 Hours
Page 1 of 1

 

Search our Forum:

Similar Topics
Topic Author Forum Replies Posted
No new posts Split 1 file into 10 output Files - S... Prasanth Kumar SYNCSORT 5 Sat Sep 16, 2017 12:02 am
No new posts OC4 in SORT Mohan Kothakota DFSORT/ICETOOL 2 Tue Sep 12, 2017 6:30 pm
No new posts BUILD OUTFIL based on condition other... balaji81_k DFSORT/ICETOOL 13 Fri Sep 08, 2017 11:06 pm
No new posts SORT Trailer Count - LRECL Output co... amorante DFSORT/ICETOOL 5 Tue Aug 29, 2017 8:57 pm
No new posts Skip file from delete pema_yozer All Other Mainframe Topics 3 Tue Aug 29, 2017 3:19 pm

Facebook
Back to Top
 
Job Vacancies | Forum Rules | Bookmarks | Subscriptions | FAQ | Polls | Contact Us