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Mahi_e

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PostPosted: Fri Apr 08, 2011 5:42 pm    Post subject: Types of JCLs
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Hello all,

There is another Stupid Question Raised by the Interviewer
that " HOW MANY TYPES OF JCLS ARE THERE? "

I think this is meaning less, i stick on my Answer while interviewing,
Suggest me whether i was wrong or He is ?

Thanks, for all your Valuable Suggestions.
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 08, 2011 5:48 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Types of JCLs
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Yes, I agree, a stupid and pointless question.

Could you possibly share who this person was with the forum members? I'd like to call them and tell them what I think of that question. At the very least, I'd file a formal complaint to their manager.
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 08, 2011 5:57 pm    Post subject: Types of JCLs
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an MNC BIG Company Technical Interviewer,

He just cracked my Mind for sometime with a meaning full Questions,

another Question like " I want to Delete a Record in ESDS "
physically it is not possible, but he intends to do that.

i know, the above Question should not be posted here., as a continuation of posting i just stated this.


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PostPosted: Fri Apr 08, 2011 5:59 pm    Post subject:
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sorry, Meaning less Questions icon_biggrin.gif
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 08, 2011 6:04 pm    Post subject:
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Mahi_e wrote:
sorry, Meaning less Questions icon_biggrin.gif

Actually you need not..

BAD, Did you get selected? just curious.
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 08, 2011 6:08 pm    Post subject:
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icon_cry.gif obviously not icon_confused.gif , it is terrible to satisfy that Demon icon_evil.gif .
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 08, 2011 6:09 pm    Post subject:
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Maybe he meant "types of JCL statements"
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 08, 2011 6:16 pm    Post subject:
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no, i know types of jcl statements like JOB,EXEC, DD and types of parameters like Positional and Keyword (eg:-REGION, TIME, COND, etc.,)
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 08, 2011 6:23 pm    Post subject:
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expat wrote:
Maybe he meant "types of JCL statements"
- Just a thought icon_lol.gif


Thought its Friday but If I become Psychic today... Hmmm..
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May be he is asking about type of PROCs?

I have seen many around calling PROCs as JCLs icon_neutral.gif
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 08, 2011 7:19 pm    Post subject:
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Or maybe started tasks, batch, online....
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PostPosted: Sun Apr 10, 2011 1:10 pm    Post subject:
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DOS/360 family and OS/360 family.
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PostPosted: Sun Apr 10, 2011 2:55 pm    Post subject:
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Or the GE-437 job control :

.JOB
.RUN
.DEFAREA
.PROCAREA

etc.
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PostPosted: Sun Apr 10, 2011 3:10 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Types of JCLs
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what about ...
Code:
$JOB                 
$EXECUTE IBJOB       
$IBJOB  GO
$IBFTC PROG1 M94,XR7,NODECK
(program source)
$DATA               
(program data)
7/8EOF     (Last Card of a Job -- First Card Column has 7 and 8 punches )


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8 tapes drives required for IBSYS
7 tapes required for IBFTC ( fortran IV )
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PostPosted: Sun Apr 10, 2011 9:38 pm    Post subject:
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8 tapes drives required for IBSYS
7 tapes required for IBFTC ( fortran IV )


Compact Cassette's?
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PostPosted: Mon Apr 11, 2011 10:58 am    Post subject:
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Thanks for all Suggestions.
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