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Is it possible to browse a file which is stored on a TAPE

 
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karthikuma

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 15, 2005 10:30 am    Post subject: Is it possible to browse a file which is stored on a TAPE
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Hi,

whether we can able browse a file which is stored on an tape.


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j_prameela2000

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 15, 2005 10:53 am    Post subject: Re: jcl
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Hi Karthik,

I hope we can using fileaid. click the option fro browse. give the filename and enter. Correct me if i am wrong.
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 15, 2005 10:56 am    Post subject: Re: jcl
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Only if your TSO session allows users to have tape mount authority (this would be extremely rare).
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Girishm

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PostPosted: Thu Jun 16, 2005 12:30 pm    Post subject: whether we can able browse a file which is stored on an tape
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Hi karthik,

As mentioned by Superk, most of us will be denied of tape mount authority. So copy file on tape to DASD (Direct Access Storage Device) and enjoy browsing..

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