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How to download Infopac reports to text file

 
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akatast

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PostPosted: Mon Sep 20, 2010 9:17 pm    Post subject: How to download Infopac reports to text file
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Hi All,

I want to download Infopac reports into notepad, is there any command to do that or can I save infopac reports into some mainframe file?

I guide me, its so urgent.

Thanks.
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enrico-sorichetti

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PostPosted: Mon Sep 20, 2010 9:25 pm    Post subject: Reply to: How to download Infopac reports to text file
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sorry but we do not do urgent icon_evil.gif

not an IBM tool, see
http://www.asg.com/
moved out of IBM tools
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dick scherrer

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PostPosted: Mon Sep 20, 2010 9:33 pm    Post subject:
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Hello,

If you copy an Infopac report to a dasd fle, the file can be pulled from the mainframe via ftp on some pc. . .

As Enrico mentioned - we don't do urgent.

If you have something urgent, suggest you hire someone to provide service. . .
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 20, 2010 9:55 pm    Post subject:
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Dick,
I know that we can FTP Mainframe files but I don't know how to save Infopac files into dasd files.

Enrico,
I was requsting u ppl to help me because you ppl are expert and I thing this is one of the ocjective of this forum.

Thanks.
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dick scherrer

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PostPosted: Mon Sep 20, 2010 10:00 pm    Post subject:
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Hello,

None of my systems use Infopac.

I suspect that what you need it in the documentation or available from Infopac Support. . .

FWIW - if you can get a report from Infopac back into the spool, it is easy to get the spooled report into a dasd file. . .
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 20, 2010 10:08 pm    Post subject: Reply to: How to download Infopac reports to text file
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I was requsting u ppl to help me because you ppl are expert and I thing this is one of the ocjective of this forum.


please do not use <script kiddie>/sms language makes difficult to understand things

the objective of any forum is to help people who start helping themselves
my point and Dick' s was about urgency...
urgency is your problem, not ours

remember always when asking that replying is ...
on voluntary basis
on responder's time ( and usually equipment )
at no charge
benevolence factor, willingness of the TS to do a bit of homework himself


claiming urgency is more than often a symptom of laziness in searching the proper documentation

You should consider also the spread of the tool/product You are using
searching the forums for infopac returned only 8 hits none of which were technical
so the chance of getting help around here is pretty small

part of the homework consists in searching the available resources for more info before posting

see
http://catb.org/~esr/faqs/smart-questions.html
on how to behave and ask in order to make the most out of Your questions
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 20, 2010 10:31 pm    Post subject:
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Sorry, Its my mistake that I asked my query here.

I am getting everything except answer.
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dick scherrer

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PostPosted: Mon Sep 20, 2010 10:39 pm    Post subject: Reply to: How to download Infopac reports to text file
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I am getting everything except answer.


And until you begin doing something for yourself, that is as good as it will get for you. . .

Which part of "we don't have much Infopac info here" is not clear?

You have everything you need in your organization/on your system.

If you are unwilling to use resources you have available, there is not much help we can provide.

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Vishwamurthy

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PostPosted: Tue Feb 10, 2015 7:08 am    Post subject: Reply to: How to download Infopac reports to text file
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Hi All. I just noticed that Infopac is one of the steps in a Job on our mainframe. This step ends in MAX RC 12 every run and the support team couldn't catch it because the scheduler suggests that it completed without any issues because there's no abend.
Can anyone please brief as to what this program does? This is not urgent. Also, akatask, if you found out what went wrong then, please do let me know.

Thanks in advance for your response!
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enrico-sorichetti

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PostPosted: Tue Feb 10, 2015 11:56 am    Post subject: Reply to: How to download Infopac reports to text file
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the support team couldn't catch it because the scheduler suggests that it completed without any issues because there's no abend


these comments make me wonder about the skills of the support team

the success failure of a JOB is not a whim of the scheduler...

when defining a JOB to the scheduler the administrator defines what should be considered success/failure based on the return codes

ask the support to check the definitions !


PS.
the question asked is completely unrelated to the thread You are tailgating ( around 5 yeas old )
wiser to start a new topic
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