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how to change the record size in existing data set.

 
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 22, 2006 3:17 pm    Post subject: how to change the record size in existing data set.
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pls anybody let me know how to change the record size in existing data set.

Title changed from "jcl" to "how to change the record size in existing data set." : Priyesh.
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 22, 2006 3:38 pm    Post subject: Re: jcl
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Hi subbucse,

Small request for u, be more specific about the question in the Subject Line

u have raised a question in JCL forum, does ur question relates to JCL

if it is in the JCL , just change the LRECL of the Dataset.
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 22, 2006 3:39 pm    Post subject:
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Use IDCAMS ALTER Command
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 22, 2006 5:07 pm    Post subject:
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how to change record size in existing dataset by using IDCAMS ALTER Command?

Can you give some examples?
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 22, 2006 5:20 pm    Post subject: IDCAMS ALTER Command
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how to change record size in existing dataset by using IDCAMS ALTER Command?

Can you give some examples?
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 22, 2006 5:31 pm    Post subject:
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The alter object should be an AIX or CLUSTER or PATH and it should not have any records in it


Code:
  //ALTER JOB ...
//STEP1 EXEC PGM=IDCAMS
//SYSPRINT DD SYSOUT=A
//SYSIN DD *
ALTER -
CLUS.ALTER.SAMPLE -
RECORDSIZE(80  120)
/*
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