programming languages Online Quiz - 236
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|Number of Questions: 20|
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In the program specification Block the field length for the segment name is
To answer this question, we need to understand the concept of field length in a program specification.
Field length refers to the maximum number of characters allowed in a particular field within a program specification. In this case, we are specifically looking at the field length for the segment name.
The correct answer is B) 8. This means that the segment name field in the program specification can have a maximum length of 8 characters.
To answer this question, the user needs to have knowledge of VSAM (Virtual Storage Access Method) and the process of VSAM REORG.
The correct answer is:
D. All of the above
The process of VSAM REORG involves the following steps:
A. Copy the data of VSAM file which has to be REORG into another dataset: This step involves backing up the data in the VSAM file to another dataset before the REORG process can begin. This ensures that the data is not lost in case the REORG process fails.
B. Delete the current VSAM dataset: Once the backup is complete and verified, the original VSAM dataset can be deleted.
C. Define the VSAM dataset: After the original dataset has been deleted, a new VSAM dataset can be defined with the same name and attributes as the original dataset.
Therefore, all of the options listed above are correct steps that are involved in the process of VSAM REORG.
To solve this question, the user needs to know about the CIMODE parameter in mainframe systems.
The answer is: C. Record Mode
The CIMODE parameter is used in IBM mainframe systems to specify the mode of processing for the target dataset. It can have one of the following values:
CI (Control Interval) mode: This mode processes the target dataset in control interval format. Control intervals are groups of records that are read and written as a single unit. This mode is useful for datasets with a high number of records.
CA (Cascade) mode: This mode processes the target dataset in cascade mode, which means that records are read and written in groups of control areas. Control areas are groups of control intervals that are read and written as a single unit. This mode is useful for datasets with a high number of control intervals.
Record mode: This mode processes the target dataset in record mode, which means that records are read and written one at a time. This mode is useful for datasets with a low number of records.
Since the question asks which mode allows the processing of the target dataset in a record mode, the correct answer is C. Record Mode. Option A is incorrect because it refers to control interval mode, and option B is incorrect because it refers to cascade mode. Option D is incorrect because one of the above options is correct.
To solve this question, the user needs to have knowledge of the IMPORT command in SQL.
The correct answer is:
D. Both a and b
The IMPORT command is used to import data from an external file into a SQL database. The IMPORT command has several parameters, one of which is the "PARAMETERS" parameter. The "PARAMETERS" parameter has several subcommands, including "INTOEMPTY" and "OBJECTS".
- The "INTOEMPTY" subcommand is used to import data into an empty table.
- The "OBJECTS" subcommand is used to import data into an existing table.
Therefore, option D is correct because both subcommands "INTOEMPTY" and "OBJECTS" are subcommands of the IMPORT parameter.