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Course Catalog » z/OS UNIX System Services Curriculum

Interacting with the z/OS UNIX System

Duration
4 hours

Overview

Description

This course discusses commonly used interfaces to z/OS UNIX and then concentrates on common tasks and how they are performed within those interfaces. Interfaces covered include: OMVS Shell, ISPF Shell, ISPF's z/OS UNIX Directory List Utility, and batch processing.

Audience

Application programmers, system programmers and anyone else needing to interact with z/OS UNIX directories and files.

Prerequisites

Completion of Interskill's "z/OS UNIX System Services - Basics" course or equivalent knowledge.

Objectives

After completing this course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe how to Enter UNIX, TSO, and Subcommands in the OMVS Shell
  • Log into the ISPF shell and describe how actions are invoked from that environment
  • Identify ISPF options that allow you to interact with z/OS UNIX directories and files
  • Create a simple batch job that references z/OS UNIX files

Course Content

Using the OMVS Shell

Default Shell

Working with z/OS

Logging into the OMVS Shell

Entering Commands

Error Messages

Shell Messages

Retrieving Commands

Subcommands

Running Multiple Shell Sessions

Exiting the Shell

Working with ISPF

Accessing the ISPF Shell

Navigating the ISPF Shell

Displaying Directory and File Attributes

Running Shell Commands

Working with Processes

Error Messages

ISPF View Entry Panel

ISPF z/OS UNIX Directory List Utility

ISPF z/OS UNIX Directory List Utility Primary Commands

UDLIST Command

ISPF Data Set List Utility (3.4)

z/OS UNIX Command Shell

z/OS UNIX and Batch

Batch Processing Advantages

PATH Parameter

FILEDATA Parameter

PATHMODE, PATHDISP, PATHOPTS Parameters

Submitting a Batch Job

Connecting an Application Program to JCL

BPXBATCH Utility

PARM Parameter

STDIN, STDOUT, STDPARM, STDERR DD Statements

Passing Environment Variables

Interacting with the z/OS UNIX System Mastery Test

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