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varalakshmi.G

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PostPosted: Sat Jun 21, 2008 12:49 pm    Post subject: Merge two different length files with SYNCSORT
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Can we merge two different length files.

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PostPosted: Sat Jun 21, 2008 3:45 pm    Post subject:
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RECFM, LRECL, DSORG

Come on, don't be shy, tell us more about the datasets in question.
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PostPosted: Sat Jun 21, 2008 9:17 pm    Post subject:
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Hello,

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RECFM, LRECL, DSORG
For both of the input files and the output file. . .
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 25, 2008 6:46 pm    Post subject: Merge two different length files with SYNCSORT
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Merge two different length files with SYNCSORT


Hi ,

We can not concatenate/Merge the two files if LRECL & RECFM are different for both I/P and O/P files .

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 25, 2008 6:52 pm    Post subject: Re: Merge two different length files with SYNCSORT
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Merge two different length files with SYNCSORT


Hi ,

We can not concatenate/Merge the two files if LRECL & RECFM are different for both I/P and O/P files .

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 25, 2008 7:44 pm    Post subject:
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We can not concatenate/Merge the two files if LRECL & RECFM are different for both I/P and O/P files .
Why do you put concatenate and merge together? They are completely unrelated.

Why would you believe you cannot merge files that are not exactly the same? Both Syncsort and DFSORT handle this. . . And the output can be different than either input. . .
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