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karpagamr

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2007 4:38 pm    Post subject: Rename the current generation file using alter command
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Hi friends,

Can any one tell me how to rename the current generation file using alter command. i gave
ALTER (X.Y.Z(+0)) -
(A.B.C)
but it didn't WORK .
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2007 4:59 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Alter command
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Did you lookup the proper syntax first:

5.0 Topic 5. ALTER

or use TSO HELP ALTER.
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2007 5:13 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Alter command
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the syntax shows only the limit (no of generations). but how to rename the current generation
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 14, 2007 6:20 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Alter command
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If the current generation is HLQ.GDG.G9999V00, you could:

TSO RENAME 'HLQ.GDG.G9999V00' 'HLQ.GDG.G9999V01'.
TSO ALTER 'HLQ.GDG.G9999V00' NEWNAME('HLQ.GDG.G9999V01').
Use the RENAME option in an ISPF 3.4 listing.
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