Summary of z/OS Unix System Services Shell Commands

August 23, 2015 Rui Miguel Feio

The following table summarises all the z/OS Unix System Services  (USS) shell commands: General Use Command Description at Run a command at a specified time batch Run commands when the system is not busy bpxmtext Display reason code text ceebldtx Transform message source files into loadable message text files clear […]

How to Copy a Dataset into Another Using IEBGENER

August 18, 2015 Rui Miguel Feio

IBM utility IEBGENER can be used to copy the content of one dataset into another via batch. The basic JCL for this effect is as follows: //COPYFILE EXEC PGM=IEBGENER //SYSPRINT DD SYSOUT=* //SYSUT1 DD DSN=input_dataset,DISP=SHR //SYSUT2 DD DSN=output_dataset,DISP=(,CATLG), // VOL=SER=volser, // SPACE=(CYL,(xx,yy),RLSE) //SYSIN DD DUMMY //SYSUDUMP DD SYSOUT=* //* You […]

SHARE in Orlando 2015 – Orlando, FL (USA) – 09-14 Aug 2015

August 7, 2015 Rui Miguel Feio

This August I will be speaking at the Share 2015 conference in Orlando, Florida in the United States. I will be giving 3 presentations around security: Cybercrime Inc. In this session we will discuss how technology evolution has allowed syndicate criminals to become organised criminal “corporations”. We will be looking at […]