Define VSAM Cluster Definitions

Define the VSAM cluster by accessing the VSAM Define screen. Use the Space Calculation screen before defining the VSAM data sets, as the space statistics calculated are saved and brought to this screen. Any volser selections made from the Volume Space Locator will be used to define the VSAM cluster.
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Define the VSAM cluster by accessing the VSAM Define screen. Use the Space Calculation screen before defining the VSAM data sets, as the space statistics calculated are saved and brought to this screen. Any volser selections made from the Volume Space Locator will be used to define the VSAM cluster.
To define a VSAM cluster, enter
V
(VSAM) in the line command area next to the partition or tablespace whose VSAM cluster should be defined. The VSAM Define screen appears. For information about the fields, press F1 (Help).
Information for the unit type, primary and secondary space allocation, and volume names must be entered in the Space Allocation fields. If space information has been calculated through the Space Calculation screen, the information is passed to this screen and converted to the proper unit for display.
If the VSAM Catalog being used requires the use of VSAM passwords, enter them in the Passwords fields.
Once all necessary information has been entered, press F3 (End) to process the information and return to the tablespace Create, Template, or Alter screen.