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nutan

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PostPosted: Tue Feb 07, 2006 4:44 pm    Post subject: How the data is to be stored in dataset for sorting
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Hi,
Just tell me how to use sort utility in JCL ? How the data is to be stored in dataset for sorting ?

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Rupesh.Kothari

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PostPosted: Tue Feb 07, 2006 5:03 pm    Post subject: Re: Sort utility
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HI,


Quote:
Just tell me how to use sort utility in JCL How the data is to be stored in dataset for sorting ?


COde in following way in your JCL

Code:

//STEP01      EXEC PGM=SORT
//SORTIN      DD DSN=<dataset name>,DISP=SHR
//SORTOUT   DD DSN=<dataset name>,
//                 DISP=(new,catlg,delete) 
//SYSIN         DD *                     
  sort control statements described below?
/*
//SYSOUT       DD SYSOUT=*
//SYSUDUMP   DD SYSOUT=*


Input file should be mentioned in SORTIN and outout in SORTOUT.

Hope it is clear now.

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Rupesh
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Frank Yaeger

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PostPosted: Tue Feb 07, 2006 10:41 pm    Post subject:
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Nutan,

Since you're not familiar with DFSORT and DFSORT's ICETOOL, I'd suggest reading through "z/OS DFSORT: Getting Started". It's an excellent tutorial, with lots of examples, that will show you how to use DFSORT, DFSORT's ICETOOL and DFSORT Symbols. You can access it online, along with all of the other DFSORT books, from:

www.ibm.com/servers/storage/support/software/sort/mvs/srtmpub.html
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