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Is PSB specific to a program

 
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ishu123

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PostPosted: Sat Sep 22, 2007 10:34 am    Post subject: Is PSB specific to a program
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Assume a program is there along with psb being generated for it. If I write a new program accessing same database and same segment in those databases, can I use the same PSB in the JCL to run my program.
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PostPosted: Sat Sep 22, 2007 10:38 am    Post subject:
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Can I use the same PSB in the JCL to run my program...."
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PostPosted: Sat Sep 22, 2007 1:53 pm    Post subject:
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Yes u can use the same one
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PostPosted: Sun Sep 23, 2007 12:10 am    Post subject:
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Indeed you can but you shouldn't. This had got to do with security and privicy. Senseg and fieldseg.
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PostPosted: Sun Sep 23, 2007 2:02 am    Post subject:
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Hello,

If you keep them separate, it will help with configuration management and impact analysis. . . .

FWIW.
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PostPosted: Sun Sep 23, 2007 9:22 pm    Post subject:
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My 2 cents....as previously stated....you should always have a separate PSB for each program. If someone just happens to change a "global" PSB and you fail to change your program, you are in big trouble. This is a standard at most installations.
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rosmi joseph

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PostPosted: Wed Sep 26, 2007 10:01 am    Post subject:
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Hi,

According to our shop, the protocol is that if you are creating a new job stream and new programs it is recommended to create new PSBs also. This is the standard we follow.

It might vary from company to company and from client to client.

Thanks.
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PostPosted: Mon Oct 01, 2007 7:36 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Is PSB specific to a program
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Hi all,

Thanks a lot for the answers.
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