Concatenating User Datasets in the Definition DDs

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Article ID: 16230

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Products

CA Vantage Storage Resource Manager

Issue/Introduction



Can a "user" data set be concatenated above the CA-maintained data set for the SUMMDEFS, JOINDEFS and DELTADEF DDs?

Environment

Release: SMV3EN00200-12.6-Graphical Management Interface
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Resolution

Yes they can. The file definition in JCL has higher priority than the parameter value in VKGPARMS member.
The value from VKGPARMS should be used only if the appropriate DD-name is not specified.