Missing documentation for purpose of filesystems during Common Services installation.

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Article ID: 140137

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Products

CA Common Services for z/OS

Issue/Introduction

Are the two filesystems defined within the installation of Common Services v15 required to run Common Services or are they for installation only?

 

Environment

CA COMMON SERVICES FOR z/OS 14.1 & 15.0 - z/OS supported releases - 

Resolution

Those files systems are for the USS based products: J2Z and TOMCAT.

 

These files are NOT shared accross a SYSPLEX but they can be deployed on other lpars.

 

According to this documentation at the url: 

https://techdocs.broadcom.com/content/broadcom/techdocs/us/en/ca-mainframe-software/traditional-management/ca-common-services-for-z-os/14-1/deploy-uss-file-systems.html

 

Using those components, there are jobs to deploy copies for run-time purposes.