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Write a batch job containing more than 255 steps

 
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subhash gowda
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 02, 2005 3:57 pm    Post subject: Write a batch job containing more than 255 steps
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A batch job can contain 255 steps. How can I write and run a job which contain more than 255 steps.
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 02, 2005 4:44 pm    Post subject:
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well i m not very sure abt it , but may be we can do that by calling a procedure
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 02, 2005 4:55 pm    Post subject:
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Hi Subash,

You can't code more than 255 steps in one job.

If u have more than 255 steps then u can go for new job in same member.

have u got a request like that?

does it answered your query?

thanks,
shannu.
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subhash gowda
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 03, 2005 11:41 am    Post subject:
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hi shannu

once again its become 2 jobs, but i want more than 255 steps in one job,can u tell me
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 03, 2005 12:23 pm    Post subject:
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Subash,

It is not possible.

Let me know if u find solution for your query by any alternate approach.
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 03, 2005 12:42 pm    Post subject: Re: Write a batch job containing more than 255 steps
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Hi subhash,

you can't code more than 255 steps in a single job, which includes the procedure's step as well, and if you want it to acheive the same, like shannu told you have to do it as seperate jobs in a member.

I guess there is no other go.
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