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sanjayis01
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 07, 2008 11:46 am    Post subject: how to access logical partion using CICS
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hi

can any one give some hints , how to access LPAR(logical partion) using CICS

I dont know much details about this , i m really sorry

I hoping for some solution
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 07, 2008 5:26 pm    Post subject: how to access logical partion using CICS
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Your question is too vague. Please be more specific. But, my first question would be is, why do you need this direct access and what do you need to do?

Is this an Interview question?

If it is, (and IMHO) it borders on requirements which are not normally part of an application programmer's duties nor their concerns.

I for one, wouldn't allow it.

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PostPosted: Sun Mar 09, 2008 9:38 pm    Post subject:
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thanks bill for ur response.

This is one of requirement .

requirement is like , there are two prod LPAR , i shuld access ne of the LPAR and should display whether the ne of the LPAR is up??


I know this is not clear... but i have only this much information.

My Question is how should i connect to LPAR using CICS?

i m waiting for ur response
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 09, 2008 9:47 pm    Post subject: Reply to: how to access logical partion using CICS
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The IT architects of Your company should know that this is not possible ( directly ).
an also should learn to write better specifications icon_cool.gif

the only workaround is to define some remote resources and check their availability.

a remote database or a remote transaction would be a good example of remote resources which could be checked thru cics
and from the success or the failure of the request infer the availability of the thing on the other side

that' s anyway the right way of doing things..
You just should check if the requested resource is available,
and act accordingly
regardless of the topology of Your systems
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