Free DFSORT guide and pdf highly useful, if you are a fresher or experienced software engineer. This guide and manuals are handy and you can revise quickly all usages of DFSORT.
In the mainframe, using the DFSORT utility, you can split a file (dataset). Read how you can do it explained with examples.
Many occasions in DFSORT you need to translate one kind of data type into another. These 8 methods are highly useful to keep handy for your projects of JCL and interviews.
The best example is how you can insert separators: OUTREC FIELDS=(1,8,20C’*’,9) or OUTREC BUILD=(1,8,20C’*’,9) In…
The super best advantages what you can do with DFSORT using sort utility in JCL. Read more.
In this post you will know how to restart a step using checkpoint in JCL. Even Though checkpoint concept is little tricky, you have an option to use it.
The SORT sample code helps you to use in your JCL. The powerful code is so powerful and you can sort multiple fields at a time using DFSORT with JCL in mainframe reporting Jobs.
OMT condition in sort explained with best examples to use in your project.
DFSORT flowchart tells you the real uses of it. Also, I have explained how it would process the input dataset.
JCL sample how to use OUTFIL in DFSORT.
IF THEN in JCL to format records using DFSORT utility
Using the DFSORT utility, you can OVERLAY values in the input file. How to do this, I have explained with an example.