Please help



JES, JES2, JCL utilities, IDCAMS, Compile & Run JCLs, PROCs etc...

Re: Please help

Postby NicC » Tue Jun 20, 2017 4:05 am

Does your data have a date in it that would help identify which month it is for? If, use that and not a DDNAME. Or just know which DDNAME refers to which month. If you know your processing date then you can relate your data and DDNAME to that.
The problem I have is that people can explain things quickly but I can only comprehend slowly.
Regards
Nic
NicC
Global moderator
 
Posts: 2690
Joined: Sun Jul 04, 2010 12:13 am
Location: Pushing up the daisys (almost)
Has thanked: 4 times
Been thanked: 105 times

Re: Re: Please help

 

Re: Please help

Postby lawnless » Thu Jun 22, 2017 8:08 pm

Have you gone and read how GDGs work? It's been explained that when you reference the GDG base, it will bring in all existing versions. If you need to reference files for only the current year, then define your GDG with a limit of 12, and set the option to empty. Now go and read the manual to see what that will do.
lawnless
 
Posts: 5
Joined: Tue Nov 10, 2015 11:23 pm
Has thanked: 0 time
Been thanked: 1 time

Previous

Return to JCL