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How to code PDS in a job!!

 
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coboljcldb2

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PostPosted: Fri Mar 17, 2006 5:05 pm    Post subject: How to code PDS in a job!!
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How to code PDS in a JCL, if the PDS consists of symbolic parameters with the length more than 72 characters. icon_question.gif

ie., DSN=&GRPCOUNT..DT&YEAR&MONTH..CT&DAY.TM&CURRTIME..SFT&PRICIDNO..HEADERNO
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 17, 2006 5:29 pm    Post subject:
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Make your symbolics shorter....... icon_biggrin.gif

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PostPosted: Fri Mar 17, 2006 5:32 pm    Post subject:
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hy coboljcldb2,

define temp variables to make the line shorter than 72 bytes,
i.e.
SET A=TEXT
SET B=WORD
SET C=&A&B

DSN=&C --> C is TEXTWORD
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 20, 2006 10:20 am    Post subject:
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Thanks Martin and Ofer!! icon_biggrin.gif
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