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Madhu Kashyap

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PostPosted: Fri Feb 24, 2006 12:37 pm    Post subject: Problem in FILE CONTROL region
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I am having a doubt in the FILE CONTROL REGION. Iam having the a snippet of the section like this-

SELECT MST-TRAN3004 ASSIGN TO UT-S-TRAN3004.
SELECT SALES-FAM ASSIGN TO UT-S-SALESFAM.
SELECT AIDB-XTRCT ASSIGN TO UT-S-AIDBXTRT.
In the bove code why are we using this UT-S in the assign clause , whereas only TRAN3004 is used as DDNAME in the JCL for referring that file.

If anybody has some knowledge about this , then please throw a light on this. I shall be grateful.
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 24, 2006 2:53 pm    Post subject: Re: FILE CONTROL
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Madhu Kashyap wrote:
I am having a doubt in the FILE CONTROL REGION. Iam having the a snippet of the section like this-

SELECT MST-TRAN3004 ASSIGN TO UT-S-TRAN3004.
SELECT SALES-FAM ASSIGN TO UT-S-SALESFAM.
SELECT AIDB-XTRCT ASSIGN TO UT-S-AIDBXTRT.
In the bove code why are we using this UT-S in the assign clause , whereas only TRAN3004 is used as DDNAME in the JCL for referring that file.

If anybody has some knowledge about this , then please throw a light on this. I shall be grateful.



hi Madhu Kashyap,

As for as my knowledge goes, the UT-S is for more productive run. this is to specify the OS that, this is going to be a unit test run or something else. This will result with reduced consumption of resources.

suggestions or still more clear comments welcomed..

gowtham
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 24, 2006 3:47 pm    Post subject:
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Thanks Gowtham. Are you sure that this is for the same thing or it signifies something else. How is it interpreted by the compiler?

With Regards,
Madhu
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 24, 2006 4:17 pm    Post subject: Re: FILE CONTROL
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Please search first.

See this previous post and this previous post.
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