- 5 hours
The Managing Data Files and Definitions with ISPF/PDF course explains how to use the ISPF menu options to display the contents of data sets and how functions such as; copying, printing, renaming and deleting are performed on these objects.
Computer operators or trainee programmers/analysts seeking a working knowledge of ISPF's Utilities.
A reasonable understanding of Data Set allocation and familiarity with editing Data Sets.
After completing this course the student should be able to:
- Use the Common ISPF Utilities
- Create and Manage Data Sets
- List Data Sets
- Understand the Data Set and VTOC information
Identify Partitioned and Sequential Data Sets
Access the Data Set Utility and View Data Set Information
Allocate, Rename, and Delete Data Sets
Print, Copy, Rename, and Delete Partition Data Set Members Using the Library Utility
Copy or Move Data Sets or Members of Data Sets
Reset and Delete ISPF Statistics
Search a Data Set or members of a Data Set for Text Entries
Access the DSLIST Utility and Used Data Set Patterns to Display Lists of Data Sets
Identify and Use the Common DSLIST and TSO Commands in a Data Set List
Display the VTOC of Specific Volumes