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Diff bw deleting a File and it is uncatalogued

 
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 14, 2007 11:17 am    Post subject: Diff bw deleting a File and it is uncatalogued
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What difference it makes when we say a file is deleted and it is uncatalogued.
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 14, 2007 12:28 pm    Post subject:
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DELETED = DELETED i.e. the F1 DSCB is deleted from the VTOC and the catalog entry is also deleted

Uncatalogued - Only the catalog entry is deleted, and the dataset remains on DASD.

Please, do not uncatalogue DASD datasets. It only causes problems for the storage and support guys.
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 14, 2007 2:47 pm    Post subject: Re: Diff bw deleting a File and it is uncatalogued
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So what difference does Scratch/ NoScratch makes which is used while creating a GDG base.
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 14, 2007 2:50 pm    Post subject:
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You can find out for yourself here

http://publibz.boulder.ibm.com/cgi-bin/bookmgr_OS390/BOOKS/dgt1v403/3.8?DT=19990113080956
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