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how to write a REXX to see whether dataset is tersed or not?

 
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 19, 2018 11:36 am    Post subject: how to write a REXX to see whether dataset is tersed or not?
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dear friends,

How to write a REXX to determine whether a file is a tersed one or not?

Is it simple?

I am a newbee to REXX but it's kind of urgent work.

There are so many great people here so i come here for help.

THank you very much!
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 19, 2018 2:35 pm    Post subject:
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There isn't anything in a tersed dataset which identifies it a being tersed, assuming that we are talking about AMATERSE.
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 19, 2018 3:06 pm    Post subject: Reply to: how to write a REXX to see whether dataset is tersed or not?
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IT CANNOT BE DONE ...
while on toy machines the first few bytes of SOME files tell what application created it
AMATERSE does not behave like that ...

will please a moderator lock bot useless topics from the same TS
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