Portal | Manuals | References | Downloads | Info | Programs | JCLs | Master the Mainframes
IBM Mainframe Computers Forums Index
 
Register
 
IBM Mainframe Computers Forums Index Mainframe: Search IBM Mainframe Forum: FAQ Memberlist Usergroups Profile Log in to check your private messages Log in
 

 

Can we create variable block sequential file thru JCL ?

 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    IBMMAINFRAMES.com Support Forums -> JCL & VSAM
View previous topic :: :: View next topic  
Author Message
Tarun Deep
Warnings : 1

New User


Joined: 10 Jun 2005
Posts: 10
Location: Hyderabad, India

PostPosted: Tue Sep 06, 2005 6:19 pm    Post subject: Can we create variable block sequential file thru JCL ?
Reply with quote

I need to define a sequential file having 10 fields. Each field has a variable length of 8.
Can this file be created thru JCL.
Pls help.

Rgds
Tarun
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message

Frank Yaeger

DFSORT Moderator


Joined: 15 Feb 2005
Posts: 7130
Location: San Jose, CA

PostPosted: Tue Sep 06, 2005 11:23 pm    Post subject:
Reply with quote

I don't understand what you're trying to do. Please show an example of what you want the records in the file to look like, and explain what you mean by "each field has a variable length of 8".
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
View previous topic :: :: View next topic  
Post new topic   Reply to topic    IBMMAINFRAMES.com Support Forums -> JCL & VSAM All times are GMT + 6 Hours
Page 1 of 1

 

Search our Forum:

Similar Topics
Topic Author Forum Replies Posted
No new posts SORTJOIN - Copy Matched and Unmatched... Steve Ironmonger DFSORT/ICETOOL 5 Tue Jan 17, 2017 4:26 pm
No new posts Copy RECFM =VB TO FB file with RECL =... sahil41352 DFSORT/ICETOOL 3 Wed Dec 28, 2016 11:29 pm
No new posts Add PD field from 2nd file to PD in 1st Sushant Garje DFSORT/ICETOOL 6 Thu Dec 01, 2016 4:32 pm
No new posts File Aid to File Manager conversion murali3955 IBM Tools 4 Thu Nov 24, 2016 3:41 pm
No new posts How to convert the VBM file to VB or... Sulabh Agrawal JCL & VSAM 4 Fri Nov 18, 2016 1:04 pm


Facebook
Back to Top
 
Mainframe Wiki | Forum Rules | Bookmarks | Subscriptions | FAQ | Tutorials | Contact Us