Portal | Manuals | References | Downloads | Info | Programs | JCLs | Mainframe wiki | Quick Ref
IBM Mainframe Computers Forums Index
 
Register
 
IBM Mainframe Computers Forums Index Mainframe: Search IBM Mainframe Forum: FAQ Memberlist Profile Log in to check your private messages Log in
 
Migrating Mainframe COBOL to Microfocus COBOL on Linux env

 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    IBMMAINFRAMES.com Support Forums -> All Other Mainframe Topics
View previous topic :: :: View next topic  
Author Message
babujini

New User


Joined: 14 Apr 2004
Posts: 7
Location: Chennai

PostPosted: Fri Mar 20, 2009 9:38 am    Post subject: Migrating Mainframe COBOL to Microfocus COBOL on Linux env
Reply with quote

Hi,
I have experience in mainframe COBOL. But i have no idea about MF COBOL.Can anyone explain me how the MF COBOL runs in Linux enviornment. Also please see the below questions;

1. Both the coding syntax of COBOL and Microfocus COBOL same?
2. How MF COBOL can be executed in Linux environment? Using JCL?
3. What is the role of Microfocus server?
4. I have already good experience in COBOL, do i need to read Microfocus COBOL again?
5. I have referred the site Microfocus.com. Is there any other site from where i can refer about MF COBOL and it is execution?


Thanks,
Babu Murugesan
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message

dick scherrer

Site Director


Joined: 23 Nov 2006
Posts: 19270
Location: Inside the Matrix

PostPosted: Fri Mar 20, 2009 9:46 am    Post subject:
Reply with quote

Hello,

1. basically yes, with particular differences in file and terminal access.

2. which linux environment. . .?

3. best info is available from microfocus.

4. whoever is in charge of the conversion/migration should have some kind of plan as to what parts of microfocus cobol are not the same as what is already in the application to be ported.

5. the best site for microfocus info is the microfocus site.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
View previous topic :: :: View next topic  
Post new topic   Reply to topic    IBMMAINFRAMES.com Support Forums -> All Other Mainframe Topics All times are GMT + 6 Hours
Page 1 of 1

 

Search our Forum:

Similar Topics
Topic Author Forum Replies Posted
No new posts Identifying Interfaces in CICS/mainframe Ashishpanpaliya CICS 5 Fri Oct 13, 2017 3:21 pm
No new posts IEW2456E error when link-editing a C ... Senthilraj JCL & VSAM 0 Fri Oct 13, 2017 3:12 pm
No new posts Mainframe scheduling tool ddhar Compuware & Other Tools 2 Wed Sep 27, 2017 12:48 am
No new posts Z/OS hosted on Linux (zDT) or zVM - T... Pete Wilson All Other Mainframe Topics 0 Tue Sep 26, 2017 2:06 pm
No new posts Assembler Macro Copybook converted to... Ziquilix PL/I & Assembler 4 Tue Sep 26, 2017 3:07 am

Facebook
Back to Top
 
Job Vacancies | Forum Rules | Bookmarks | Subscriptions | FAQ | Polls | Contact Us