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leninmathangi

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PostPosted: Sat Jun 06, 2009 4:26 pm    Post subject: Back up of a PS file opened in Browse Mode
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Is that possible to take Back up of a PS which is opened in BROWSE Mode. Do we have any TSO command to attain this? This PS is being generated in run time. So I have to capture it. Please lend me your help on this. Thanks - Lenin
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PostPosted: Sat Jun 06, 2009 6:40 pm    Post subject:
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Yes it is possible,
No command as such,
Please give more details of how the name will be generated at runtime.
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PostPosted: Sun Jun 07, 2009 6:48 am    Post subject: Reply to: Back up of a PS file opened in Browse Mode
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This PS is being generated in run time. So I have to capture it.


You imply it is a temporary dataset. If you need to keep it, you might try to create it with a permanent name.
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 10, 2009 4:50 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Back up of a PS file opened in Browse Mode
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Im sorry icon_sad.gif forgot to mention the below content in my earlier post,

When a jcl is expanded using JSCAN through Rexx, the output is available in Browse Mode. Is that possible to have it in a PS to find the expansion of symbolic variables from job card.
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 10, 2009 4:57 pm    Post subject:
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whenever you are 'browsing' a dataset, it exists, though temporarily.

simply START a new session,
go to 3.4, find the dataset (you know the name - it is indicated in the browse session)
VIEW the 'temp dataset',
CREATE a DS or new member of a pds from the VIEW screen.
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 10, 2009 5:31 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Back up of a PS file opened in Browse Mode
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When i give JSCAN im getting the data as in the below file

SYS09161.T075745.RA000.N223454.JLSCRN.H02

I am not able to find the same file in 3.4. How can i able to access (view) the system generated temporary Data sets.
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 10, 2009 5:41 pm    Post subject:
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To see the file in 3.4, you need to enter split-screen while the file is being browsed. Once you close the browse, the file is discarded, but it exists while being browsed.

You can copy the dataset as long as the browse holds it open.

Garry.
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 10, 2009 6:46 pm    Post subject: Re: Reply to: Back up of a PS file opened in Browse Mode
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leninmathangi wrote:
When i give JSCAN im getting the data as in the below file

SYS09161.T075745.RA000.N223454.JLSCRN.H02

I am not able to find the same file in 3.4. How can i able to access (view) the system generated temporary Data sets.


Stay in BROWSE, give the command "TSO ISRDDN" and look for your dataset. Put a 'V' or 'E' in front of it and copy it somewhere more permanent.
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