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Mukesh Pandey

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PostPosted: Tue Nov 09, 2010 11:02 am    Post subject: A query on condition code handling in JCL.
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Hi All,

Suppose we have 5 steps in a JCL as mentioned below.

STEP1

..
STEP2 COND=(0,NE)
--
STEP3 COND=(0,NE)
--
STEP4 COND=(0,NE)
--
STEP5 COND=(0,NE)


Now we have a bug in our enhancement and the STEP 2 has a possibility to return an RC of 04 which is acceptable.

How can we add an OR condition at steps STEP3, STEP4 and STEP 5 so that RC of less than or equal to 4 at step 2 does not make the successor steps to flush. we are not supposed to change the condition COND=(0,NE) at steps 3 , 4 and 5. need to only include and or condition.

The condition COND=((0,NE),(4,LT,STEP2)) at step 3,4 and 5 does not work and these steps gets flushed out when step2 returns ans RC of 4.

Please Suggest.
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expat

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PostPosted: Tue Nov 09, 2010 12:33 pm    Post subject:
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Mukesh Pandey wrote:
Please Suggest.

Please read the manuals.

You have been on this forum long enough to find out where the manuals are and to read them. This is a basic question that can easily be solved by reference to the manuals and your own testing.
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UmeySan

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PostPosted: Tue Nov 09, 2010 1:56 pm    Post subject:
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Morning Sir !

Instead of inconvenient COND=, you could use easy to handle IF constructs.
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Akatsukami

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PostPosted: Tue Nov 09, 2010 6:00 pm    Post subject:
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I do not believe that the requirement as you have stated it can be fulfilled.
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