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How to find out the Key defined for the Given VSAM file

 
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nal_satish

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PostPosted: Fri Nov 18, 2005 2:02 pm    Post subject: How to find out the Key defined for the Given VSAM file
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Hi ,

Can any one help me how to find out the Key defined for the Given VSAM file.

Supose i am given a VSAM file I have to find out the Key Position
Iam not given any other information.how is it Possible to find out how the VSAM file is defined .

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Satish.
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khamarutheen

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PostPosted: Fri Nov 18, 2005 3:01 pm    Post subject: VSAM KEY
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hi frnd,
i m not clear that the answer is right or wrong.. can u plz try using the inforamation command? i in the line prompt and check it out.. let me know.
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sathish_rathinam

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PostPosted: Fri Nov 18, 2005 3:13 pm    Post subject: Re: How to find out the Key defined for the Given VSAM file
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TRY TO USE FILEAID 3.5 UTILITY ,I THINK U CAN GET IT.......
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 19, 2005 4:59 am    Post subject:
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IDCAMS LISTCAT

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PostPosted: Thu Dec 15, 2005 4:12 pm    Post subject:
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Hi,
To get the key field starting position and it's length
use IDCAMS utility with LISTCAT command.
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