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KSDS with five records in total

 
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hmurali
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PostPosted: Tue Jul 15, 2008 12:25 pm    Post subject: KSDS with five records in total
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I have a KSDS with five records in total. I need to perform the following. Issue is the Key fileds have high values in them for the first three records. IF i were to perform a read, would i be able to read (top to bottom), will vsam pick the first record itself and acknowledge as first record or will it skip the first three records as high values and treat the fourth record as the first one read.

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PostPosted: Tue Jul 15, 2008 12:27 pm    Post subject:
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Murali,

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Issue is the Key fileds have high values in them for the first three records


Tell me you are joking.
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PostPosted: Tue Jul 15, 2008 12:46 pm    Post subject:
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Tell me you are joking


your diplomatic skills are much better than mine.
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PostPosted: Tue Jul 15, 2008 1:06 pm    Post subject:
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your diplomatic skills are much better than mine.

Dick, surely you jest icon_biggrin.gif

hmurali
What is the problem here ?
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 16, 2008 11:22 am    Post subject:
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This a scenario posted to me at an interview and i was clueless myself of such a situation.

Can be have high values in key-fields in KSDS?
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 16, 2008 3:01 pm    Post subject:
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hmurali wrote:
This a scenario posted to me at an interview and i was clueless myself of such a situation.

Can be have high values in key-fields in KSDS?


YES
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