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

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

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2007 3:01 pm    Post subject:
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It depends on where the '/*' is on the JOB card.....
Care to post the actual statement?
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2007 3:03 pm    Post subject:
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Hi anu,

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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
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2007 3:31 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Job card
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It's before JCLLiB and after JOB level.

/*JOBPARM S=CPUD
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2007 3:38 pm    Post subject:
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anu,

ever heard of JES@?
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2007 3:39 pm    Post subject:
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Oops! icon_redface.gif its JES2 not JES@.
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2007 3:39 pm    Post subject:
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It is a JES2 Control Statement....
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2007 4:15 pm    Post subject: Reply to: What does /* in a Job card mean
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"/* " 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

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