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How to Search a string in all GDG version for a base.

 
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PostPosted: Wed May 23, 2007 7:32 pm    Post subject: How to Search a string in all GDG version for a base.
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Hello,
I want to search a string in all GDG versions of a base. The output should return the GDG version which contains the match of the string. Is there any Utility which could help me out other than File-Aid (since we dont have File-Aid).

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Amit.
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PostPosted: Wed May 23, 2007 7:38 pm    Post subject:
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This is obviously a HOMEWORK question, which has been posted on this forum before.

There is a search facility on this board, try entering GDG SEARCH as the keywords, and then get the answer.
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PostPosted: Wed May 23, 2007 7:43 pm    Post subject: Re: How to Search a string in all GDG version for a base.
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Hello,
I have already tried the homework, none of the replies give me the desired result.
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PostPosted: Wed May 23, 2007 7:55 pm    Post subject:
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But do they not point you in the right direction ?
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If you can point me to the right direction, it would be great. I still seem to be lost. Thanks for your help in advance.
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PostPosted: Wed May 23, 2007 8:16 pm    Post subject:
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I would write a quick REXX to list the GDG entries, and then pass them, within the same REXX, through the IBM search utility and if the RC=1 then list the GDG generation.
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