mainframe Online Quiz - 133

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We know that JOBLIB statement must be placed after the JOB statement and before the first EXEC statement in the job. But, the STEPLIB statement can

  1. be placed only at first DD statement in the step

  2. be placed in the program

  3. be placed anywhere in the particular step’s JCL

  4. not be placed any where in the JOB

Correct Option: C




Correct Option: D

SEARCH ALL condition only test an equal condition.

  1. True

  2. False

Correct Option: A

COBOL Internal SORT and MERGE is actually done by DFSORT

  1. True

  2. False

Correct Option: A

How can I replace all the low-values in a file to spaces??

  1. using ALLSPACE CODE

  2. using NOLOW CODE

  3. using CHANGE CODE

  4. using ALTSEQ CODE

Correct Option: D

What is the code for the error condition "Empty File"?

  1. 10

  2. 35

  3. 23

  4. 28

Correct Option: B

DFHMDI is used

  1. To define a mapset

  2. To define a map

  3. to define a field

  4. All of the above.

Correct Option: B

What is meant by enqueuing

  1. It is a technique for reserving a resource and that resource is held exclusively for a specific task.

  2. Placing a user into a queue.

  3. Reserving an entire region for one user.

  4. Connecting to a personal-computer network

Correct Option: A
  1. A link edit map

  2. A map of all the entry points in the CICS region

  3. A copybook member that is included into the source. It contains code defining the fields on the map.

  4. The load module that is load into the CICS region when a program send a map

Correct Option: C

CICS can be used in the following platforms except

  1. z/OS on IBM Z Series 900

  2. OS/390, MVS on IBM S390

  3. AIX(UNIX) on Windows NT

  4. Windows NT on PC Server

Correct Option: C

What is Execution Interface Block (EIB) ?

  1. An area for an individual program to store all temporary flags.

  2. An area used to pass information between programs.

  3. A CICS area that contains information related to the current t

  4. All of the above.

Correct Option: C

How is an Abend handled in a CICS program ?

  1. By using HANDLE ABEND


  3. By using ABEND

  4. None of the above

Correct Option: A

EIBCPOSN, EIBRESP, EIBRSRCE fields are available in

  1. DFHBMSCA copybook

  2. DFHEIBLK copy book

  3. SQLCA

  4. None of the above

Correct Option: A

What is the purpose of the FCT?

  1. Keep track of all the programs within CICS and their associated transaction IDs.

  2. The FCT is a list all the Journal logs supported by CICS.

  3. FCT contains a list of all the files use within the CICS region.

  4. All of the above.

Correct Option: C
  1. Population density

  2. Intrapartition data queue

  3. Maximum number of terminals supported by the region

  4. None of the above

Correct Option: B
  1. The LINK is always more efficient than the XCTL.

  2. LINK returns to the calling program and XCTL will not.

  3. The LINK is not available in the current CICS version.

  4. Link cannot pass values to a subroutine.

Correct Option: B

The name of the library that contains any programs that are to be used during CICS execution is.

  1. CICS System Library (CSL).

  2. The CICS Repository.

  3. Sub directories.

  4. Relocateable Program Library.

Correct Option: A

A mapset can contain only one map.

  1. True

  2. False

Correct Option: B

The output of the CICS translator is modified source code and a file with all the CICS commands in an internal CICS format.

  1. True

  2. False

Correct Option: B
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