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Status Planned for future release
Created by Guest
Created on Dec 21, 2018

Tools Customizer - Needs MGMTCLAS/STORCLAS RFE 67078

IBM Tools Customizer for z/OS needs option to force generated datasets to MGMTCLAS/STORCLAS

Use Case:

This is for IBM Tools Customizer for z/OS (DB2 Tools). I was unable to locate "Product" by this name. When JCL is generated from Tools Customizer, the DSN that gets created goes to a "standard/minimal" MGMTCLAS/STORCLAS resulting in the JCL having a lifespan of 60 days. Thus, we are losing our customizations. PMR 63476 227 000 had been submitted that recommended an RFE.

  • Guest
    Oct 9, 2020
    • This is a basic building block of z/OS and should be included