Portal | Manuals | References | Downloads | Info | Programs | JCLs | Master the Mainframes
IBM Mainframe Computers Forums Index
 
Register
 
IBM Mainframe Computers Forums Index Mainframe: Search IBM Mainframe Forum: FAQ Memberlist Usergroups Profile Log in to check your private messages Log in
 

 

Dynamic JCL - FEW questions.

 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    IBMMAINFRAMES.com Support Forums -> All Other Mainframe Topics
View previous topic :: :: View next topic  
Author Message
reshmamohiyiddin

New User


Joined: 26 Jun 2008
Posts: 2
Location: Richmond

PostPosted: Thu Jun 26, 2008 1:35 am    Post subject: Dynamic JCL - FEW questions.
Reply with quote

Hi All,

Is it possible to change parameter values dynamically in a JCL without human intervenction?
Can the job scheduler do date arithmetic to determine the value that it needs to dynamically included in the JCL?
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message

superk

Moderator Team Head


Joined: 26 Apr 2004
Posts: 4648
Location: Raleigh, NC, USA

PostPosted: Thu Jun 26, 2008 1:36 am    Post subject: Reply to: Dynamic JCL - FEW questions.
Reply with quote

Yes, absolutely.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
reshmamohiyiddin

New User


Joined: 26 Jun 2008
Posts: 2
Location: Richmond

PostPosted: Thu Jun 26, 2008 1:43 am    Post subject:
Reply with quote

Thanks Kevin. Do you mean to say this can be acheived only with the help of ReXX?

Thanks
Reshma
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
superk

Moderator Team Head


Joined: 26 Apr 2004
Posts: 4648
Location: Raleigh, NC, USA

PostPosted: Thu Jun 26, 2008 1:57 am    Post subject: Reply to: Dynamic JCL - FEW questions.
Reply with quote

Well, you haven't as of yet mentioned what job scheduling system you're using. Most likely, though, yes, the scheduling system would need this process to be coded in REXX.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
View previous topic :: :: View next topic  
Post new topic   Reply to topic    IBMMAINFRAMES.com Support Forums -> All Other Mainframe Topics All times are GMT + 6 Hours
Page 1 of 1

 

Search our Forum:

Similar Topics
Topic Author Forum Replies Posted
No new posts Mainframe Interview Questions CICS,CO... akshathan Mainframe Interview Questions 6 Thu Feb 09, 2017 6:38 pm
No new posts Dynamic array request/response contai... Suja.Sai CICS 2 Tue Jan 24, 2017 11:37 am
No new posts REXX DB2: Dynamic allocation of DB2.D... BHAS CLIST & REXX 3 Mon Dec 19, 2016 8:26 pm
No new posts Viewing executing process in NDM .. q... Debb.Brant IBM Tools 0 Wed Dec 14, 2016 10:55 pm
No new posts Creating a dynamic sort card in JCL u... ChitraChhabra DFSORT/ICETOOL 4 Wed Aug 03, 2016 6:15 pm


Facebook
Back to Top
 
Mainframe Wiki | Forum Rules | Bookmarks | Subscriptions | FAQ | Tutorials | Contact Us