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REXX code to find out all files created by user.

 
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surajsrk

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PostPosted: Thu May 21, 2009 4:21 pm    Post subject: REXX code to find out all files created by user.
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Hi!

I am thinking of creating a REXX tool which can find out all files created bu user on mainframe.

Can anybody help me with this ?

Any specific function/command which serves this purpose ?

- Thanks,

Suraj.
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Robert Sample

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PostPosted: Thu May 21, 2009 4:23 pm    Post subject:
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How are you planning on doing this? In general, a file in z/OS does not have any field indicating the creator so I want to find out what process you're going to use to derive this data.
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PostPosted: Thu May 21, 2009 5:25 pm    Post subject: Reply to: REXX code to find out all files created by user.
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In Mainframes. All files created by a user will have his/her ID as high level qualifier.

So, I want to get all such files which have a perticular user ID as a high level qualifier.

EX: <HLQF>.* will give all files created by user ID : HLQF.

I want to code REXX EXEC which does this.
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PostPosted: Thu May 21, 2009 5:30 pm    Post subject:
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SYS1.SAMPLIB(IGGCSIRX) and off you go. It accepts all * ** % and %% file filtering capabilities.

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In Mainframes. All files created by a user will have his/her ID as high level qualifier.

Not true, I am able to create files with many a different HLQ
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Craq Giegerich

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PostPosted: Thu May 21, 2009 5:33 pm    Post subject: Re: Reply to: REXX code to find out all files created by use
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surajsrk wrote:
In Mainframes. All files created by a user will have his/her ID as high level qualifier.


At my shop the HLQ maybe the USERID but it is normally the project code!
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PostPosted: Thu May 21, 2009 5:39 pm    Post subject: Reply to: REXX code to find out all files created by user.
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Thanks !!!

Any Syntax or sample code for SYS1.SAMPLIB(IGGCSIRX) ?

where is the USERID fits in here ?
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PostPosted: Thu May 21, 2009 5:43 pm    Post subject:
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SYS1.SAMPLIB(IGGCSIRX) IS the code
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