IDCAMS-CATALOG—Use IDCAMS for Non-SMS VSAM Data Sets

The IDCAMS-CATALOG keyword specifies whether to use the IDCAMS catalog parameter to define non-SMS-managed VSAM data sets.
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The IDCAMS-CATALOG keyword specifies whether to use the IDCAMS catalog parameter to define non-SMS-managed VSAM data sets.
This keyword has the following format:
IDCAMS-CATALOG [
YES
|NO]
  • YES
    Uses the IDCAMS catalog parameter. The data set high-level qualifier is used as the catalog entry. This value is the default.
  • NO
    Does not use the IDCAMS catalog parameter. If you use the Multilevel Catalog Alias Facility, use this option.