Portal | Manuals | References | Downloads | Info | Programs | JCLs | Master the Mainframes
IBM Mainframe Computers Forums Index
 
Register
 
IBM Mainframe Computers Forums Index Mainframe: Search IBM Mainframe Forum: FAQ Memberlist Usergroups Profile Log in to check your private messages Log in
 

 

What does /* in a Job card mean

 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    IBMMAINFRAMES.com Support Forums -> JCL & VSAM
View previous topic :: :: View next topic  
Author Message
anu2
Warnings : 1

New User


Joined: 10 Jun 2007
Posts: 36
Location: Chennai

PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2007 2:57 pm    Post subject: What does /* in a Job card mean
Reply with quote

Hi ,

What does /* in a Job card mean ? It is not related to Instream data .

Regards,
anu.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message

CICS Guy

Senior Member


Joined: 18 Jul 2007
Posts: 2150
Location: At my coffee table

PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2007 3:01 pm    Post subject:
Reply with quote

It depends on where the '/*' is on the JOB card.....
Care to post the actual statement?
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
balakrishna reddy

Active User


Joined: 13 Jul 2007
Posts: 130
Location: Guntur

PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2007 3:03 pm    Post subject:
Reply with quote

Hi anu,

Quote:

What does /* in a Job card mean ? It is not related to Instream data


Will you please post the entire job card

Then it will be clear for us to explain
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
anu2
Warnings : 1

New User


Joined: 10 Jun 2007
Posts: 36
Location: Chennai

PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2007 3:31 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Job card
Reply with quote

It's before JCLLiB and after JOB level.

/*JOBPARM S=CPUD
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
murmohk1

Senior Member


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

PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2007 3:38 pm    Post subject:
Reply with quote

anu,

ever heard of JES@?
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
murmohk1

Senior Member


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

PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2007 3:39 pm    Post subject:
Reply with quote

Oops! icon_redface.gif its JES2 not JES@.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
CICS Guy

Senior Member


Joined: 18 Jul 2007
Posts: 2150
Location: At my coffee table

PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2007 3:39 pm    Post subject:
Reply with quote

It is a JES2 Control Statement....
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
enrico-sorichetti

Global Moderator


Joined: 14 Mar 2007
Posts: 10256
Location: italy

PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2007 4:15 pm    Post subject: Reply to: What does /* in a Job card mean
Reply with quote

"/* " NOTE the blank character
is the standard/default eof indicator for inline data ( optional statement )

the jes2 control statements do not ( repeat DO NOT ) have the blank

check this link
http://publibz.boulder.ibm.com/cgi-bin/bookmgr_OS390/BOOKS/IEA1B630/CCONTENTS?SHELF=IEA1BK37&DN=GC28-1757-08&DT=20000118181113

regards

e.s
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 -> JCL & VSAM All times are GMT + 6 Hours
Page 1 of 1

 

Search our Forum:

Similar Topics
Topic Author Forum Replies Posted
No new posts Sort Card to Remove Duplicate records... raj4neo SYNCSORT 2 Wed Jan 25, 2017 4:44 am
This topic is locked: you cannot edit posts or make replies. How to use 2 input files in control c... Gunapala CN DFSORT/ICETOOL 23 Thu Oct 13, 2016 3:42 pm
This topic is locked: you cannot edit posts or make replies. Sort card to replace text using cross... Susanta SYNCSORT 32 Tue Sep 13, 2016 4:17 pm
No new posts Creating a dynamic sort card in JCL u... ChitraChhabra DFSORT/ICETOOL 4 Wed Aug 03, 2016 6:15 pm
No new posts Performing addition using JCL sort card Shaheen Shaik DFSORT/ICETOOL 14 Fri May 06, 2016 12:25 pm


Facebook
Back to Top
 
Mainframe Wiki | Forum Rules | Bookmarks | Subscriptions | FAQ | Tutorials | Contact Us