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madhu2010

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PostPosted: Sun Jul 04, 2010 11:28 pm    Post subject: FOCUS code
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Hi,

I want to know few fundamental things about FOCUS. What I believe we write focus code then we run it thru JCL. Please confirm.

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PostPosted: Sun Jul 04, 2010 11:58 pm    Post subject: Reply to: FOCUS code
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What I believe we write focus code then we run it thru JCL


all depends here what You mean by JCl!

JCL is the <standard> way of telling the system the <user's> desires icon_smile.gif
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PostPosted: Mon Jul 05, 2010 12:10 am    Post subject:
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Yes, right.

but there should be some difference in coding JCL to run a cobol code and a focus code.

Is there any standard that we should always follow whenever we write JCL to run a focus code?
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PostPosted: Mon Jul 05, 2010 12:16 am    Post subject: Reply to: FOCUS code
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did You look at the FOCUS manual, or ask Your support for the standards

the jcl used to run any process

cobol complie and link
sort
user program
.... add as many as You want

is governed by the product documentation and rules
modified for the environment following the standards of the organization


read
http://catb.org/~esr/faqs/smart-questions.html
on how to make the most out of the questions You ask
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PostPosted: Mon Jul 05, 2010 1:06 am    Post subject:
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Hello,

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I want to know few fundamental things about FOCUS.
If you are starting from scratch, suggest you have someone provide you with a few simple FOCUS processes (and the jcl to execute these if they are run in batch - FOCUS runs online as well as batch) and use those processes as study material.

Take these and read the documentation to learn specifics.

If you organization is licensed to use the product, all of the material may be downloaded free from Information Builders support.
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