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Balaji Krishnamurthy

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PostPosted: Thu Apr 17, 2008 11:56 pm    Post subject: dynamic copy from one dataset to other
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Any idea of how to copy data from one file to another dynamically?
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 18, 2008 12:00 am    Post subject: Reply to: dynamic copy from one dataset to other
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please explain the ... dynamically
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 18, 2008 12:01 am    Post subject:
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Use one of the sort copy utilities.....
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 18, 2008 12:04 am    Post subject:
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by saying dynamically i mean inside a cobol program. i will be allocating the files inside the program.
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 18, 2008 12:33 am    Post subject:
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Balaji Krishnamurthy wrote:
by saying dynamically i mean inside a cobol program. i will be allocating the files inside the program.
Yes, I figured that because of the forum you posted in, I just wondered why you want to do things the hard way?
A quick search pulled up how to create datasets dynamically which contains several good links itself......
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is there any utility to map a ddname for a file inside a cobol program. i dont want it in the alloc step.
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 18, 2008 1:12 am    Post subject:
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I have to ask, why?
What is the need?
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