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SMP/E Receive Order Job with CONTENT(RECOMMENDED)

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Article ID: 254423

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Products

Advanced Authentication Mainframe ACF2 - z/OS

Issue/Introduction

Which PTFs are included if SMP/E receive order job is run with CONTENT(RECOMMENDED) option as shown below? 

   RECEIVE SYSMODS HOLDDATA
           ORDER(
           ORDERSERVER(ORDSRVR)
           CLIENT(CLIENT)
           CONTENT(RECOMMENDED)
        DELETEPKG.

 

 

Environment

Release : 2.0

Resolution

With CONTENT(RECOMMENDED) option, following PTFs are included: 

  • PTFs with SOURCEID: 
    • CARSyymm:      Identifies PTFs that are part of preventive maintenance, where yymm is the year and month when the PTF was added to the CARS file with its respective ++ASSIGN statement
    • HIPER:                Identifies PTFs resolving a high impact problem    
    • PRP:                    Identifies PTFs that resolves PTFs in error
    • *Prerequisites:    SYSMODS that must be installed before or concurrently with another SYSMOD in order for that other SYSMOD to be installed

 

With CONTENT(CRITICAL) option, following PTFs are included:

  • PTFs with SOURCEID:
    • HIPER
    • PRP
    • Prerequisites

 

 

* If PTFs are PRE-REQs of other PTFs that are being received, those PTFs will be included.