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How to find out the last modified date of a PS.

 
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GauravKudesiya
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 25, 2014 12:59 am    Post subject: How to find out the last modified date of a PS.
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How to find out the last modified date of a PS.

In Data Set Information, it gives only Creation date and Referenced date.
Referenced date is the date when that is accessed.
I need to find out the date when it was modified.


Thanks in advance.
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 25, 2014 1:19 am    Post subject: Reply to: How to find out the last modified date of a PS.
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 25, 2014 3:33 am    Post subject:
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There is no easy way to find the date of last modification of a data set. The only reliable way is to access the SMF records and look in them for the modified date -- which may require reading millions of records and thus is rarely, if ever, worth the effort.
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