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Kiranmayee

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 09, 2009 4:56 pm    Post subject: Can we open files through JCL?
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How to open CICS files through JCL. Means i wnat to code

" CEMT S FILE(f*) OPE " through JCL. Can any please help me?
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dick scherrer

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 09, 2009 8:04 pm    Post subject:
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Hello,

Look at this previous topic:
http://ibmmainframes.com/viewtopic.php?t=38024

EXCI may do what you want.
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Earl Haigh

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 09, 2009 9:50 pm    Post subject:
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Try these links for additional information:

http://cicswiki.org/cicswiki1/index.php?title=How_do_I_interact_with_a_transaction_from_a_batch_program%3F

http://cicswiki.org/cicswiki1/index.php?title=BatchCICS-Connect_-_24x7_Integration
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 09, 2009 10:24 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Can we open files through JCL?
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IBM used to offer a free support pac "CSF1", which used EXCI to open/close files from Batch. Here's the original link, but unfortunately, it resolves as a "Page Cannot be Displayed". However, they may have changed the link (URL) and it's probably still available, although you may have to dig for it -

http://www-306.ibm.com/software/htp/...dual/cs1f.html

Have you considered issuing JES Modify (CEMT) commands, from -

IEFBR14, SDSF, SYSVIEW, etc.

The problem you'd have using JES modify is that a return-code is not issued after the CEMT has been completed, which will leave you guessing.

Regards,
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 10, 2009 2:35 am    Post subject:
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http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg27007238

CS1F CICS Batch services utilities (withdrawn). For similar function, you can use CICS Batch Application Control (BAC) 18Jun99 18Jun99

http://www-01.ibm.com/software/htp/cics/bac/
Link fixed.
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 10, 2009 3:25 am    Post subject: Reply to: Can we open files through JCL?
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worth investigating seems the package CA1I - REXX exci interface
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 10, 2009 3:58 am    Post subject:
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Enrico,

I tried the link after pasting it and it took me to other site than IBM. Thank you for fixing it.
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 10, 2009 7:26 pm    Post subject:
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The problem you'd have using JES modify is that a return-code is not issued after the CEMT has been completed, which will leave you guessing


The BatchCICS-Connect software allows for success testing

http://cicswiki.org/cicswiki1/index.php?title=How_do_I_interact_with_a_transaction_from_a_batch_program%3F#3rd_party_Vendor_Software
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