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Diff function for produce log records after VSAM files are REPROed
Many customers are using IDCAM REPRO to update/replace the whole VSAM file during a nightly batch job. The repro operation does not create records in the logstream. As a result, user has to perform REFRESH to resynchronize the target database. Som...
Provide attributes in conflict for message CECD1029E
Message CECD1029E only tells you that the attributes for the VSAM data set are different on the source and target servers. It doesn't tell you WHICH attribute it finds to be mis-matched. It would be more helpful in troubleshooting issues to know w...
Log updates replicated by CFC1 writer tasks to the target file's logreplicate logstream
If an application owner asks if you can verify when or if a specific update was replicated to the target site, there isn't any diagnostic information available to confirm if/when the update was replicated, since the updates applied via a CFC1 writ...
Exit with non-zero return code or abend after a subroutine or other abend
IMS CDC terminates with a zero return code after one of its IMS subroutines abends -- 'playing havoc' with customer replication processes and schedules.
IBM Cases TS002591910 and TS002591963 detail the troubling, non-mainframe behavior of IMS ...
Enhance DELETE control statement to allow "older than xx" option.
The idea is to allow another option on the delete statement. Currently it accepts Start time and End time. I would like to see a 3rd option of "older than xx", where xx could be 10 days or whatever value is specified. This would allow a scheduled ...
Infosphere Data Replication for VSAM CFC1 & CFC3 CICS transactions should end at CICS Shutdown
Shutdown of the CICS 'Apply' CICS region is delayed by the CFC1 and CFC3 transactions. THese transactions should recognise that CICS is shutting down and end cleanly allowing CICS to shut down quicker.
VSAM Replication ends in error when a CF Structure is rebuild and has to be manually restarted.
When a CF Structure is rebuilt Replication ends in error with CECC0209E - error code 150011.Replication has to be restarted manually (or by our automation) when this occurs.We recognise that a CF rebuild is a rare event but it would be useful if R...
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