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What will be the Disp Position for update a Vsam file

 
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 28, 2008 7:12 pm    Post subject: What will be the Disp Position for update a Vsam file
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Could any one please let me know what will be the disp position for Update a record for a vsam file in Jcl.
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 28, 2008 7:26 pm    Post subject: Reply to: What will be the Disp Position for update a Vsam
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Logically, it would be DISP=SHR, unless you have some real good reason why you would want exclusive use of such a dataset.
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 28, 2008 8:47 pm    Post subject:
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Kevin is right, but there are some important things to be considered ... the VSAM file is uniquely created and there is no other with the same name created in a different catalog ... also if you have this file created also in CICS , make sure it is closed under CICS (for share option = (2,3).
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 29, 2008 12:47 pm    Post subject:
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Thanks for your reply
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