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yugendran

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PostPosted: Mon Jun 15, 2009 7:05 pm    Post subject: How to open a dataset in new session
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I have written a macro which will open the dataset when i place a cursor over that DSN name in same session. I would like to know how to open the dataset in new session.

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PostPosted: Mon Jun 15, 2009 7:06 pm    Post subject:
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You can't
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PostPosted: Mon Jun 15, 2009 7:09 pm    Post subject: Reply to: How to open a dataset in new session
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Thanks for the quick response
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PostPosted: Mon Jun 15, 2009 11:47 pm    Post subject: Reply to: How to open a dataset in new session
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You can open the file in a new split screen. See the Dialog Developer's Guide and Reference and search for 'ISPSTRT' for a description.
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 16, 2009 4:00 am    Post subject: Reply to: How to open a dataset in new session
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An example of what Pedro suggested"
Code:
 dsn="'SYS1.SAMPLIB'"                     
Address ispexec 'SELECT PGM(ISPSTRT) PARM(EPDF 'dsn')'   
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 16, 2009 2:52 pm    Post subject: Reply to: How to open a dataset in new session
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Thanks a lot! Its working
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 16, 2009 2:59 pm    Post subject:
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Nice trick.
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