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Write current date into the output dataset

 
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bbharathiraj
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 06, 2007 4:24 am    Post subject: Write current date into the output dataset
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Hi,

I want to create the dataset on everyday with the following output

Code:
UIS GRAND HDR=20071105   
UIS GRAND TRL=0000000000


The 20071105 should be changed with the current date and it should be yyyymmdd format.

Please help me if we can do this by SORT.

Thanks,
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 06, 2007 4:38 am    Post subject:
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Sounds like a fairly simple sort construction, have you checked there?
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 06, 2007 5:02 am    Post subject:
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Here's a DFSORT job that will do what you asked for:

Code:

//S1    EXEC  PGM=ICEMAN                               
//SYSOUT    DD  SYSOUT=*                               
//SORTIN DD *                                         
//SORTOUT DD DSN=...  output file (FB/80)                                 
//SYSIN    DD    *                                     
  OPTION COPY                                         
  OUTFIL REMOVECC,NODETAIL,                           
    HEADER1=('UIS GRAND HDR=',DATENS=(4MD)),           
    TRAILER1=('UIS GRAND TRL=0000000000')             
/*
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