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PostPosted: Fri Jun 06, 2008 12:51 pm    Post subject: how to FREE the unused space
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how to FREE the unused space using fileaid for huge number of GDGs
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 06, 2008 12:58 pm    Post subject:
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Look at the DFdss manual RELEASE parameter, of if you have FDR COMPAKTOR even better

Not sure if the ISMF panels would build the JCL for you, but it might be worth a look.
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 06, 2008 1:07 pm    Post subject:
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i am a new user in a beginner level and i am unable to understand you answer. could you please guide me how to get it. sorry to trouble you again.
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 06, 2008 1:23 pm    Post subject:
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Here, let me find it for you

http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/cgi-bin/bookmgr/BOOKS/DGT2R241/CCONTENTS?DT=20060126011812
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 06, 2008 2:23 pm    Post subject:
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but this doesnt help for the existing GDGs.
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niceguy wrote:
but this doesnt help for the existing GDGs.


Wrong

Did you read all about that very nice release parameter in the manual I gave you the link to ?
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 06, 2008 3:08 pm    Post subject:
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Hi,

I'd also be looking at why the space wasn't released at creation time.


Gerry
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