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kushkush

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PostPosted: Fri Jul 10, 2015 9:25 am
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For our disaster recovery, i need to corrupt a linear vsam dataset. Is there a simple way to do this? with repro, rexx, dfsort (altseq) etc?
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magesh23586

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PostPosted: Fri Jul 10, 2015 9:41 am
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DFSORT OVERLAY with X'05' in some of the columns.
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Bill Woodger

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PostPosted: Fri Jul 10, 2015 12:34 pm
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Write a quick spec to do a simple update to the data and give it to a Java programmer on a short-term contract.
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Mickeydusaor

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PostPosted: Fri Jul 10, 2015 8:02 pm
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Now that's funny Bill
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