Is there any fuctinality in vsam where i know which record is inserted last in my vsam file.
My requirement is MY VSAM file whcih is daily upadted in batch prcess using one sequential file and vsam file is daily delete/define and daily inserted throu my new version of sequentail file ,my job is compleated sucessful at batch now i want to knwo which record is inserted last in my vsam file.
Joined: 14 Jul 2008 Posts: 1249 Location: Richfield, MN, USA
Not unless your VSAM file records contain an "updated" timestamp field that you can access at job end time. Or you can write the last record of your sequential file out to a new file and that will be the "last record updated". I echo expat's question though.