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SMF Type 43 Record

This table shows the record layout for type 43 SMF records
(JES3 Start).

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Purpose: Record type 43 is written during JES3 and the converter/interpreter functional subsystem (C/I FSS) initialization. This record contains an indicator for the type of JES3 start, JES3 initialization deck origin type and contents, and JES3 procedure name.

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SMF Type 43 Record -- JES3 Start
Offset
(Dec.)
Offset
(Hex)
NameLengthFormatDescription
00SMF43LEN2binary
Record length. This field and the next field (total of four bytes) form the RDW (record descriptor word). See “Standard SMF Record Header” on page 13-1 for a detailed description.
22SMF43SEG2binary
Segment descriptor (see record length field).
44SMF43FLG1binary
System indicator: Bit Meaning When Set 0-2 Reserved 3-6 Version indicators* 7 Reserved.*See “Standard SMF Record Header” on page 13-1 for a detailed description.
55SMF43RTY1binary
Record type 43 (X'2B').
66SMF43TME4binary
Time since midnight, in hundredths of second, that the record moved into the SMF buffer.
10ASMF43DTE4packed
Date when record was moved into SMF buffer, in the form 0cyydddF. See “Standard SMF Record Header” on page 13-1 for a detailed description.
14ESMF43SID4EBCDIC
System identification (from the SID parameter).
1812SMF43SBS2binary
Subsystem identification — X'0005' signifies JES3.
2014SMF43RSV2--
Reserved.
2216SMF43LRR2binary
Length of rest of record, excluding this field.
2418SMF43RV12--
Reserved.
261ASMF43RST1binary
JES3 start record indicator (taken from operator’s response to WTOR macro) Bit Meaning When Set 0 Cold start 1 Warm start 2 Hot start 3 Start is with JES3 queue analysis 4 JES3 global processor. This bit is always set if start is a cold start or warm start. 5 JES3 local processor. This bit is always set if start is a hot start. 6 Reserved 7 Dynamic system interchange (DSI) was invoked by operator to convert a local processor to the global processor. Bits 2 and 4 will also be set.
2718SMF43RV21--
Reserved.
281CSMF43US11binary
User flags.
291DSMF43NMU1EBCDIC
JES3 initialization deck origin type (taken from operator’s response to WTOR macro).
301ESMF43ORG8EBCDIC
JES3 initialization deck origin location (taken from operator’s response to WTOR macro) Type Contents Location N Member name JCL in JES3 procedure M Member name Dataset in JES3 procedure U Unit address 3- or 4-digit unit at specified address (stored in 4-digit format).
3826SMF43PJ34EBCDIC
JES3 procedure name.
422ASMF43RVJ8Reserved
for JES3.
5032SMF43RVU4Reserved
for user.

The table above is based on the description provided by IBM in its "MVS Systems Management Facilities (SMF)" manual.

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