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cvnlynn

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PostPosted: Tue Jul 18, 2017 3:52 am    Post subject: Browse dataset
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'FTOPEN TEMP'
'FTINCL CSA1510'
'FTCLOSE'
'VGET ZTEMPF'

'BROWSE DATASET ('ZTEMPF')'

from the TRACE
260 *-* 'BROWSE DATASET ('ZTEMPF')'
>L> "BROWSE DATASET ("
>V> "MWCXN3.SPFTEMP1.CNTL"
>O> "BROWSE DATASET (MWCXN3.SPFTEMP1.CNTL"
>L> ")"
>O> "BROWSE DATASET (MWCXN3.SPFTEMP1.CNTL)"

ISRD028

Data set not cataloged
'MWCXN3.MWCXN3.SPFTEMP1.CNTL' was not found in catalog

Please tell me why I got my prefix userid twice.
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Robert Sample

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PostPosted: Tue Jul 18, 2017 4:20 am    Post subject: Reply to: Browse dataset
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Because TSO has a PREFIX operand in the PROFILE command that controls whether or not to put your user id on the front of all data sets that are not fully qualified. What makes a data set fully qualified? When you put quote marks around the data set name. When you don't put quote marks around the data set name, the system will add your user id to the front of the data set name (assuming PROFILE PREFIX is set).
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Willy Jensen

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PostPosted: Tue Jul 18, 2017 3:26 pm    Post subject:
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or in other words, as ZTEMPF returns the fully qualified datasetname, you must put quotes around it in your BROWSE command.
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PostPosted: Tue Jul 18, 2017 9:31 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Browse dataset
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the system will add your user id

The system will add your prefix to the data set. It might not be your userid.
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cvnlynn

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PostPosted: Tue Jul 18, 2017 10:20 pm    Post subject:
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thanks everyone.
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