The CA PTF download process puts all downloaded PTFs in a single zip file. Inside of the zip file each PTF has it's own file.
The goal is to have several PTFs in 1 file. It is simpler to do a receive on SMPE using 1 file. Less JCL changes and less files to upload to the mainframe.
I downloaded several PTFs. They downloaded to a zip file. I would like to convert this to a flat file. I would like to concatenate all the PTFs to 1 file.
Use the Utility CA Concatenate to copy all the PTFs to 1 file.
This is how to do it.
-Put your new PTF zip file(scart0.zip) into a new directory.
-unzip the ptfs to the new directory.
download the CAConcatenate utility. Do the following to find/download the utility:
Install CA Concatenate and use this utility to merge the files in you PTF directorty.