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PostPosted: Fri Feb 20, 2009 2:49 pm    Post subject: XCTL and LINK command in cics
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Can any body please let me know under what scenarios we use the XCTL and LINK command in CICS to invoke the other program ?
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 20, 2009 4:49 pm    Post subject:
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at the top of the page is a link to manuals.
suggest you read the CICS Appl Programmers guide.

You can think of an xctl is a 'go to' and a LINK is a perform.

the goback from a LINK'd to program will return to the program that executed the LINK.

the goback from a XCTL'd program will return to the last program that performed a LINK or the operating system.
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