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Ways to call a cobol program thru JCL

 
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dronveer

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PostPosted: Fri Oct 03, 2008 10:09 am    Post subject: Ways to call a cobol program thru JCL
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Can u tell me how many ways to call a Cobol Program through JCL ???
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 03, 2008 10:45 am    Post subject:
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I didn't get, probably, the essence of this question, I'll try however..

If a pure batch program PGM=Program-Name
If COBOL+DB2, using IKJEFT01
If IMS, DFSRC000
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 03, 2008 11:49 am    Post subject:
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Anuj D. wrote:
I didn't get, probably, the essence of this question, I'll try however..

If a pure batch program PGM=Program-Name
If COBOL+DB2, using IKJEFT01
If IMS, DFSRC000



Actuualy i want to know how many process or option are available to call a simple cobol program thru a jcl..
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 03, 2008 11:55 am    Post subject:
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You could also call COBOL programs from with a REXX or CLIST icon_lol.gif executed in batch, of course.

A rather strange request, IMHO there is only one way to invoke your program in a job and that is to tailor your JCL to accomodate whatever suits the business and operational needs.
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dick scherrer

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PostPosted: Fri Oct 03, 2008 7:46 pm    Post subject:
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Hello,

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Actuualy i want to know how many process or option are available to call a simple cobol program thru a jcl..
Answered by Anuj and then more from Expat.

Also note that cobol programs are not "called by jcl". Only executing code can call a cobol program. JCL can execute a program - cobol or otherwise. . .

Keep in mind that you completely understand what you want to know. Most of the people here do/will not.

If you explain what you mean by "process or option", you may get more usable replies.
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