How to Copy Data Between z/OS and USS via Batch Job

February 14, 2017 Rui Miguel Feio

Ever wondered how you can transfer data between z/OS and Unix System Services? Well, one of the ways you can do this is via batch job. //COPYFILE EXEC PGM=IKJEFT01 //IN DD PATH=’/tmp/file.txt’ //OUT DD DISP=SHR,DSN=USERA.USSFILE.EXAMPLE(FILEUSS) //SYSTSPRT DD SYSOUT=* //SYSTSIN DD * OCOPY INDD(IN) OUTDD(OUT) TEXT /* In this batch job, […]

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 […]

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