How to install fixes for z/OS

HORIZONT 


  1. Download fix (ZIP files)
  2. Unzip file
  3. Allocate a dataset with the following specifications:

    DATA SET NAME: USERID.XMIT
    SPACE UNITS          ===> CYL (BLKS, TRKS, or CYLS)
    PRIMARY QUANTITY     ===> 2 (In above units)
    SECONDARY QUANTITY   ===> 4 (In above units)
    DIRECTORY BLOCKS     ===> 0 (Zero for sequential data set)
    RECORD FORMAT        ===> FB
    RECORD LENGTH        ===> 80
    BLOCK SIZE           ===> 3120

  4. File Transfer
    Transfer the unzipped file to the allocated host dataset.
    PUT XMIT.BIN 'USERID.XMIT'
    Note: transfer must be binary!
  5. Receive
    Use the TSO RECEIVE command to unload the XMIT-Dataset.
    TSO RECEIVE INDATASET('USERID.XMIT')
  6. A PO-dataset will be created. Copy all members from the PO-dataset into
    the appropriate product library, e.g. TWSGRAPH.LOAD or XINFO.LOAD.