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Kevin Dcosta

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PostPosted: Thu Oct 29, 2009 6:21 am    Post subject: multi line ispf edit command
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i am trying to change a dataset name in a jcl using the change command but my dataset names exceed the command line length, Please advise me if there is a way to enter multiline edit command.
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 29, 2009 6:46 am    Post subject:
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Why not just make a partial change and make the last character something special (such as a percent sign)? The next change command you just change the percent sign (or whatever you used) to the rest of the data set name.
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 29, 2009 6:48 am    Post subject:
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Hi,

check http://ibmmainframes.com/viewtopic.php?t=26003&highlight=astex70


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PostPosted: Thu Oct 29, 2009 4:47 pm    Post subject:
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you can always go to ispf option 6
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thanks to all for your quick response...
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