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PostPosted: Mon Nov 08, 2010 5:48 pm    Post subject: Copying Flat file into multiple VSAM
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Hi,
I need to copy content of flat file (say File-A) to more than one VSAM file(Say File-B,File-C,File-D) . Is this possible through REPRO of IDCAMS. IF not is there some other way to do that?



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PostPosted: Mon Nov 08, 2010 5:55 pm    Post subject:
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If you have DFSORT installed then I would take a look at ICETOOL which can generate multiple copies of data. I believe that ICETOOL will only use one pass of the input data so would be far more efficient than running multiple IDCAMS steps.
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PostPosted: Mon Nov 08, 2010 6:15 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Copying Flat file into multiple VSAM
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Yes DFSORT is installed .
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PostPosted: Mon Nov 08, 2010 6:37 pm    Post subject: Re: Reply to: Copying Flat file into multiple VSAM
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dragonb wrote:
Yes DFSORT is installed .


well, now all you have to do is download:
DFSORT Tricks
or if you are really adventurous The DFSORT Application Programmer Manual

Here is site with all the DFSORT Documentation
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PostPosted: Mon Nov 08, 2010 7:03 pm    Post subject:
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Ok will check it... One more doubt is , will DFSORT be able to operate on writing VSAM files ?
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PostPosted: Mon Nov 08, 2010 8:08 pm    Post subject:
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dragonb wrote:
Ok will check it... One more doubt is , will DFSORT be able to operate on writing VSAM files ?


if you had 'checked it out', you would know the answer.
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PostPosted: Mon Nov 08, 2010 9:23 pm    Post subject:
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Hello and welcome to the forum,

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One more doubt is , will DFSORT be able to operate on writing VSAM files ?
If it would not, our senior contributors would not suggest it . . .
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 09, 2010 12:25 pm    Post subject:
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I have checked it ... its working fine now... Thnx...
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 09, 2010 8:20 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Copying Flat file into multiple VSAM
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Good to hear it is working - thank you for letting us know icon_smile.gif

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