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Vanguard Administrator Little Known Features (by me)
Contents Data Set Reports Roll Your Own Vanguard Batch Multiple Reports Quick Gen VMail – – –CSV SubjectEMAILATTACHNAME
Data Set Report Access Permission – Option 4 (Access Lists) only – Look for anybody who has above READ access – Best useful in batch User/Group Access – Option 3 or 4 (Access Lists) only – Look for userids on access lists SECLABEL / Level (recommended by Bob Hansen) – Display ‘special’ datasets – Use of Level to designate ‘special’ dataset profile – APF
RYO Batch Batch/On-line: B Generates Batch JCL Specify B Browse Split screen and edit file for Vanguard jobs Edit new member and copy Vanguard JCL Quick Gen statements also found in VSQGSVxx DD statement (ISRDDN)
VMAIL Option to e-mail report directly to end user SMTP Update EMAILOPT member in VANOPTS – JES2 node but default probably okay Update EMAILLST – One or more e-mail addresses Example –DISTLIST=Jeff –firstname.lastname@example.org
QuickGen E-Mail / CSV Example //VSSQGIN DD * Important Report Important Report&USERID;&USERNAME;&LOGPROC
VMAIL Example This example will produce 2 e-mails One is the report in Vanguard standard format report. One is the report in CSV format. Both show FROM parameter as sender Both File Names from //VMAIL EMAILATTACHNAME () Standard Report Subject from //SYSIN REPORT() CSV Report Subject from CSV Report Subject from
Alternate E-MAIL CSV Example //VSSQGIN DD * email@example.com Important Report Important Report TSO Summary Report CSV &USERID;&USERNAME;&LOGPROC
Alternate E-Mail Example Same are previous except attachment name QuickGen.txt Currently no way to change
Related Maintenance VS48197 (Q110) Administrator's User Guide was updated to document the usage of the 'vmail' parameter in the QuickGen Tag Language section in Appendix A. The 'vmail' parameter will allow the QuickGen email To, From and Subject values to be obtained from the standard VMAIL parameters specified for the job. Note:this only applies to batch QuickGen processing.
More Maintenance VS48200 (Q110) VS48200 (Q110) Administrator User Guide has been updated to include the new batch Dataset report, DATASET ACCESS QUICKGEN REPORTS, which provide ad hoc and custom reporting capabilities via QuickGen Custom report feature.