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
 
Last usage timestamp or date of an load module

 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    IBMMAINFRAMES.com Support Forums -> COBOL Programming
View previous topic :: :: View next topic  
Author Message
ruben.d

New User


Joined: 13 Nov 2007
Posts: 3
Location: india

PostPosted: Mon May 04, 2009 6:46 pm    Post subject: Last usage timestamp or date of an load module
Reply with quote

Hi,
I would like to find the last usage date or timestamp of the load module.

Could you please help me out ?

Thanks,

Ruben.d
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message

Robert Sample

Global Moderator


Joined: 06 Jun 2008
Posts: 8165
Location: East Dubuque, Illinois, USA

PostPosted: Mon May 04, 2009 7:07 pm    Post subject:
Reply with quote

It sounds like you're asking about two different dates -- if "last usage date" means the last time the load module was executed, you'll have to get that from the SMF records (not an easy thing to do). COBOL puts a time stamp in the load module that you can find by visual inspection, and there's also a hex time stamp value encoded in one of the records by the linkage editor (binder). However, this time stamp is fixed and does not change when the program is executed.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
Bill Dennis

Active Member


Joined: 17 Aug 2007
Posts: 562
Location: Iowa, USA

PostPosted: Mon May 04, 2009 7:32 pm    Post subject:
Reply with quote

NOTE: The SMF step record only shows the pgm name called out in the JCL step for EXEC PGM=xxxxxx. Called subroutines, etc are not listed.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
ruben.d

New User


Joined: 13 Nov 2007
Posts: 3
Location: india

PostPosted: Mon May 04, 2009 7:54 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Last usage timestamp or date of an load module
Reply with quote

Thanks Robert and Bill.
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 -> COBOL Programming All times are GMT + 6 Hours
Page 1 of 1

 

Search our Forum:

Similar Topics
Topic Author Forum Replies Posted
No new posts Table(Unicode(Graphic) table) loading... muralikrishnan_new DB2 0 Thu Oct 05, 2017 5:10 pm
No new posts Compare yesterday's date to the one o... migusd SYNCSORT 11 Fri Sep 22, 2017 11:35 pm
No new posts Validate the Date girishb2 DFSORT/ICETOOL 9 Tue Sep 19, 2017 1:12 am
No new posts Julian Date to CICS ABSTTIME blayek CICS 3 Wed Aug 30, 2017 11:15 pm
No new posts How to add header with Date(YYMMDD) i... Rajan Moorthy DFSORT/ICETOOL 2 Thu Jul 06, 2017 11:44 pm

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