6 DSLIST - Data set lists

Here some chapters begin dealing with the handling of files in ISPF. All chapters above act on the benefits you can gain by skillful use of the possibilities available in ISPF. Make sure you use the opportunity to work with DSLISTs. The DSLISTs are one of the most powerful tools to speed up and optimize your work in ISPF.

Fundamentals to the DSLISTs:

The main using of ISPF is working with data sets. Therefore, the first action that many ISPF users start when they have completed the logon process, and have not read this chapter in this book is the selecting of menu 3.4 in the primary option menu. This means nothing else than they go straightway to the DSLIST Utility to display the DSNs with which they want to start their ...

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