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ruben.d

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PostPosted: Mon May 04, 2009 6:46 pm    Post subject: Last usage timestamp or date of an load module
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Hi,
I would like to find the last usage date or timestamp of the load module.

Could you please help me out ?

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Ruben.d
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Robert Sample

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PostPosted: Mon May 04, 2009 7:07 pm    Post subject:
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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.
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PostPosted: Mon May 04, 2009 7:32 pm    Post subject:
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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.
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PostPosted: Mon May 04, 2009 7:54 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Last usage timestamp or date of an load module
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Thanks Robert and Bill.
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