Portal | Manuals | References | Downloads | Info | Programs | JCLs | Mainframe wiki | Quick Ref
IBM Mainframe Computers Forums Index
 
Register
 
IBM Mainframe Computers Forums Index Mainframe: Search IBM Mainframe Forum: FAQ Memberlist Profile Log in to check your private messages Log in
 
Can we accept input at runtime?

 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    IBMMAINFRAMES.com Support Forums -> COBOL Programming
View previous topic :: :: View next topic  
Author Message
anjani33
Currently Banned

New User


Joined: 16 Mar 2007
Posts: 9
Location: pune

PostPosted: Tue Jan 22, 2008 5:13 pm    Post subject: Can we accept input at runtime?
Reply with quote

Hi,

Can we accept the input at runtime?
I mean it should not be provided through JCL.
It should be accept at the time of execution.
Is it possible?
Please suggest the solutions.

Thank you.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message

agkshirsagar

Active Member


Joined: 27 Feb 2007
Posts: 686
Location: Earth

PostPosted: Tue Jan 22, 2008 5:43 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Can we accept input at runtime?
Reply with quote

It is possible when you execute your program directly under TSO..
Now you know that such thing is possible, what do you plan to next??? icon_smile.gif
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
superk

Moderator Team Head


Joined: 26 Apr 2004
Posts: 4650
Location: Raleigh, NC, USA

PostPosted: Tue Jan 22, 2008 6:50 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Can we accept input at runtime?
Reply with quote

It's theoretically possible, although not typically done, to accept input from a System Console.

I'm curious as to where the O/P wants the input to come from?
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
the_gautam

Active User


Joined: 05 Jun 2005
Posts: 165
Location: Bangalore

PostPosted: Tue Jan 22, 2008 10:32 pm    Post subject:
Reply with quote

we can accept the input at runtime only when we are executing the program directly from the TSO itself.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
dick scherrer

Site Director


Joined: 23 Nov 2006
Posts: 19270
Location: Inside the Matrix

PostPosted: Tue Jan 22, 2008 11:44 pm    Post subject:
Reply with quote

Hello,

And if the "input" was in a database?
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 -> COBOL Programming All times are GMT + 6 Hours
Page 1 of 1

 

Search our Forum:

Similar Topics
Topic Author Forum Replies Posted
No new posts SORT Trailer Count - LRECL Output co... amorante DFSORT/ICETOOL 5 Tue Aug 29, 2017 8:57 pm
No new posts Getting Mutiple input from Panels vidyaa CLIST & REXX 12 Mon Aug 14, 2017 1:28 pm
No new posts How to generate a new unique Input fi... for1ranjith CLIST & REXX 11 Sat Jul 01, 2017 12:09 pm
No new posts Need input in Scheduling Benchwarmer CA Products 5 Tue Jun 06, 2017 1:44 am
No new posts Replace values in the input data Vikas Maharnawar DFSORT/ICETOOL 10 Thu May 11, 2017 2:18 pm

Facebook
Back to Top
 
Job Vacancies | Forum Rules | Bookmarks | Subscriptions | FAQ | Polls | Contact Us