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  • Kanji conversion in Mainframe

    We send e-mails in Japanese (Kanji) from the Mainframe. When we need to send the e-mail in HTML format, that is easy: you put all the necessary tags, and then for Kanji characters we use HTML-recognized encoding (for example, to get ? character we send "照", and when you open the HTML it...

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  • S/390 Abends trying to define Ethernet adapter on Multiprise 3000.

    I am attempting to configure the LAN adapter on a MP3000 Integrated Server. Using DEVMAP, I define a pair of addresses(even/odd) as E22/E23 and select device type of 3088, and a device driver type 9 (LCS3172). When I attempt to activate, OS/2 dumps, abends, and the whole machine re-boots, runs...

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  • Why do IT projects fail?-2

    Hi, I'm a Computer Engineering at CSU Chico. I'm conducting a research paper on "Why IT Projects Fail". If someone could give me an example of a failed projects, "failed" meaning that it didn't get finished on time, or the final project did not meet the requierments. Also if you could give a quick...

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  • Mainframe Testing Tools

    My shop is currently looking for testing packages for batch (mostly cobol, some assembler) applications as well as our online CICS applications. We are z/OS shop using IMS and a very limited amount of DB2. We are looking at CA-InterTest, Xpediter, and SmartTest. In addition to the usual testing and...

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  • cics internet web interface question

    Good day, We are in the process of changing the CICS internet login protocol from basic to form based authentication. This requires placing a token inside the HTML referencing the item '&QUERY_STRING' as defined on page 80 of the CICS Internet Guide. Nothing is mentioned concerning the format of...

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  • CICS transaction paramter for lower case

    Can you please tell me what parameter to set in order to allow a CICS transaction the use of lower-case letters?

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  • Secure File Transfer for Mainframe systems

    I would like to transfer files from Unix machine to Mainframe system (using Unix machine as client). The transfer process need to be secure (ie. data sent thro network should be encrypted using 128-bit encryption algorithm). I came to understand that SFTP server is not available for Mainframe...

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  • Help needed with sending a mainframe file to users in CSV format

    Hi, My program is creating a delimited flat file on the mainframe. I want to send this file to various users using either IEBGENER or IBMFTP as a CSV file. My problem is that although the file is sent successfully as a .CSV file but when the user opens the CSV file he finds that for some of the...

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  • Failed SMP/E APPLY

    If I APPLY more than one SYSMOD to SMP/E, and the APPLY fails, due to the fact that there is insufficient space in one of the target libraries, and the compress fails too, causing the entire job to fail, what does SMP/E do to the SYSMODs that were applied before the job failed? For Example: I...

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  • Setup Remote printer in zOS

    We have zOS v1R4 in a z900 mainframe server. I am a newly joined MVS system programmer here in this Datacenter. My requirement is as follows: 1) Currently we use TCP/IP to connect to LPARs in the mainframe 2) There is a remote laser printer in the client place(which is already networked) 3) We...

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  • PDS Unload to Disk File & Download to PC

    I want to create a backup of a mainframe PDS (using IEBCOPY to unload the PDS), and then be able to download the resulting unloaded dataset to PC. The catch is I want to be able to upload the file again to a mainframe and then be able to run IEBCOPY from that uploaded dataset to restore the PDS. I...

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  • Time Synchronization via 9037

    If we use a 9037 as the time source to provide the time for the z/OS (or OS/390) system, what will happen to the clock that the zSeries box already has? Is the clocking going to be entirely external and the internal clock is then sort of paralyzed and no longer used, so that when the 9037 clock...

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  • Possible to direct converter/interpreter phase?

    I have two versions of z/OS running in the same sysplex. Therefore I have different PROCLIB concatenations on the different LPARs. I can direct the batch jobs using the jobclass to be running on the different LPARs. My problem is that I have different PROCs with the same name on the different...

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  • Best Practices for Mainframe Testing

    I am looking for some tools and best practices which are best to be used for testing Mainframes especially batch. I have had list of tools namely Xpediter, Smartest,IBM's debugger, QA Hiperstation,CA Inter Test etc... Could anyone guide me as to which tool is best for Testing Mainframe Batch. The...

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  • VSAM Cluster Definitions

    Is there a slick way that I can reverse generate a VSAM CLUSTER defintion for IDCAMS from an existing VSAM dataset? We are missing our actual cards for many VSAM datasets and am too lazy to write them all myself. Please advise.

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  • Mainframe security / Racf

    My first time on ITKE , so please forgive, but why do I not see any RACF/Top Secret/ACF2 related issues? It should be under security, or not ? Thanks Pieter

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