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Specify a "common" steplib DD statement

 
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Nenad

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PostPosted: Wed Jan 26, 2011 2:04 pm    Post subject: Specify a "common" steplib DD statement
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Hello,
what options do we have to specify a "common" steplib DD statement being referenced by many jobs. So when we need to make a change (like adding a new load library) we have to do it in one place and all the jobs will pick up the change ?
Should we use JCL procedures ? Are there any other options ?
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 26, 2011 2:11 pm    Post subject:
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PROCS, LNKLIST
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 26, 2011 4:12 pm    Post subject:
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 26, 2011 5:54 pm    Post subject:
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what options do we have to specify a "common" steplib DD statement being referenced by many jobs.
The system already supports this, as expat alluded, with the link list. Some sites support application program libraries in the link list, some do not. You would have to work with your site support group.
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 26, 2011 9:21 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Specify a "common" steplib DD statement
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SORRY, My reply removed...
I just looked again at the small characters and discovered "for many jobs"....
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