How to Compile CICS/COBOL Program

After writing your Cobol program with CICS. The next point is compiling the program.

If we want a Load module, we need first translating and then compiling with Cobol compiler.

In the Cobol program, before identification division the following compiler options will work.

CBL,DYNAM,RENT ==> Cobol compiler options

PROCESS XOPTS(CICS,NOLINKAGE) ==> to translate cics comands

Identification Division.



 With the above options, your program will compile successfully and load module will be created.


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