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karthikbabudh

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PostPosted: Thu Feb 23, 2006 9:26 pm    Post subject: Copy a VSAM file to PS
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Hi All,

Can anyone help me to how to copy data from vsam to sequential file after masking some data depending upon certain contains.

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Frank Yaeger

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PostPosted: Thu Feb 23, 2006 10:02 pm    Post subject:
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after masking some data depending upon certain contains.


You need to give the details of what exactly you're trying to do.
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karthikbabudh

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PostPosted: Thu Feb 23, 2006 10:22 pm    Post subject: Re: Copy a VSAM file to PS
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Hi,

I need to write a cobol pgm to read a vsam file and write data to a PS after masking some data depending upon certain contains.

eg :

INPUT FILE:
empidempnameaddress
00000nnnnnnnnaaaaaaa

if the empid is greater than 77777 then empname should be masked to 'zzzzzzzz'

OUTPUT FILE

empidempnameaddress
77777zzzzzzzzaaaaaaa

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Karthik.
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Frank Yaeger

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PostPosted: Thu Feb 23, 2006 11:49 pm    Post subject:
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Well, I can't help you with a COBOL program (you might have better luck with that in a COBOL Forum). but if doing this with DFSORT is an option for you, I can show you how to do that.
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 24, 2006 12:25 am    Post subject:
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Hi Frank,

Can u send me the DFSORT commands.may be usefull for me.

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Karthik.
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Frank Yaeger

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PostPosted: Fri Feb 24, 2006 12:31 am    Post subject:
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Here's a DFSORT job to do what you asked for, assuming you want to treat the VSAM file as variable length:

Code:

//S1 EXEC PGM=ICEMAN
//SYSOUT DD SYSOUT=*
//SORTIN DD DSN=...   VSAM input file
//SORTOUT DD DSN=...  output file (VB)
//SYSIN DD *
   OPTION COPY
   RECORD TYPE=V
   INREC IFTHEN=(WHEN=(5,5,ZD,GT,+77777),
     OVERLAY=(10:C'zzzzzzzz'))
/*


If you can treat the VSAM file as fixed length, you can use this version of the job:

Code:

//S2 EXEC PGM=ICEMAN
//SYSOUT DD SYSOUT=*
//SORTIN DD DSN=...   VSAM input file
//SORTOUT DD DSN=...  output file (FB)
//SYSIN DD *
   OPTION COPY
   RECORD TYPE=F
   INREC IFTHEN=(WHEN=(1,5,ZD,GT,+77777),
     OVERLAY=(6:C'zzzzzzzz'))
/*
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 24, 2006 12:45 am    Post subject: Re: Copy a VSAM file to PS
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Thanks frank

Well it solved my problem also...

great

vishal
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 24, 2006 2:25 am    Post subject:
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Thanks a lot frank

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PostPosted: Fri Feb 24, 2006 2:42 am    Post subject:
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Glad I could help.
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