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Ashwin_mudikon

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 06, 2007 7:21 pm    Post subject: Opening an Empty VSAM in I-O mode.
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Hi,
When I tried to open an empty VSAM file in I-O mode i got a error with file status 35.

So I moved a header record to that VSAM using REPRO and opened that file I-O mode.

Is there any other way to open an empty VSAM file in I-O mode without moving header to it?

Thanks,
Ashwin
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 06, 2007 7:35 pm    Post subject: Re: Opening an Empty VSAM in I-O mode.
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You should have atleast one record (or Dummy Record) in the vsam file , otherwise it wont recognise it and will give error. So it is the precation which should be taken while dealing with the VSAM files.
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