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Gautam512

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PostPosted: Fri Jan 06, 2006 11:29 pm    Post subject: Bulk File Transfer from PC to Mainframes
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Hi All,

Using "=6" file tranfer i can tranfer only one file from PC to my Mainframes environment.

Is there any way so that i can tranfer (say some 10 members) to the specified dataset at once to the mainframes.

Thanks in Advance,
Gau
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toughmetals

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PostPosted: Fri Jan 13, 2006 6:16 pm    Post subject:
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Hi Gau,

You can do this easily by FTP.

Connect to your m/f m/c by ftp and then use mget or mput command to send/recv file from m/f.

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Deepak
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PostPosted: Tue Jan 17, 2006 6:27 pm    Post subject: Re: Bulk File Transfer from PC to Mainframes
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Hi,

I tried with that , i cud not connect to that.
Can u please explain me clearly.

Thanks,
Gau
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 18, 2006 12:21 am    Post subject: Re: Bulk File Transfer from PC to Mainframes
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Our 3270 Terminal Emulation software (IBM Personal Communications 5.5) allows you to create "Transfer Lists" to automate multiple file transfers. I believe most other commercial 3270 emulators offer a similar function.

Of course, as toughmetals mentioned, using FTP is another good option, as is using the ISPF Transfer option (Option 3.7).
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 18, 2006 12:27 am    Post subject: Re: Bulk File Transfer from PC to Mainframes
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... or, zip all of the files on the workstation into a single ZIP archive, upload the single ZIP archive file, then unzip the files into their target system datasets.
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PostPosted: Sun Feb 26, 2006 11:50 pm    Post subject:
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it did not work in our mainframes.........
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PostPosted: Mon Feb 27, 2006 7:10 am    Post subject: Re: Bulk File Transfer from PC to Mainframes
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What didn't work?
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 28, 2006 9:30 pm    Post subject:
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hi,

using 3.7 option iam getting 2 options

1 ISPF C/S
2 Data Set

option 1 is woring i.e to download, the 2nd option is to upload/download ie is not working......
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 28, 2006 10:07 pm    Post subject: Re: Bulk File Transfer from PC to Mainframes
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OK, so you've selected ISPF option 3.7 (Transfer).

Then, you selected option 1 (Download ISPF C/S component). Did you go ahead and download the ISPF Client (ispfinst.exe) to your desktop? Is the client (wsa.exe) properly installed, configured, and running?

If the client is not available, then you can't even select option 2 (Download/upload ISPF library, partitioned, or seq data set). If the client is working, you can select option 1 to attach to the client, then select option 2 (ISPF C/S (requires workstation connection) to start the connection.

Once you are connected to the client, you should be able to go back and select option 2 from the 3.7 main menu.
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 28, 2006 10:15 pm    Post subject:
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Thanks for ur quick response,
i'll try this one and i'll let u know....
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 17, 2006 12:12 pm    Post subject: Re: Bulk File Transfer from PC to Mainframes
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HI,

Did u resovle the issue. I am trying to implement WSA, struck up at configuration of WSA and connection is not working. Incase if you were successful, it would be great to see here
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PostPosted: Sat Mar 18, 2006 12:49 am    Post subject: Re: Bulk File Transfer from PC to Mainframes
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You may want to review the z/OS V1R7.0 ISPF User's Guide Vol I - Appendix A. Installing the Client/Server Component and the z/OS V1R7.0 ISPF User's Guide Vol I - Appendix B. Configuring Communications for the ISPF Client/Server manuals.
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 19, 2006 10:58 am    Post subject: Re: Bulk File Transfer from PC to Mainframes
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Hi superk,

thanks a lot for the material, it is very helpfull...
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