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JES2 - Monitoring Jobs, Initiators, and Printers Using JES2 Commands 2.5


3 hours


This course describes the JES2 command syntax and provides numerous examples explaining the scenarios in which JES2 commands are used. After an initial overview of commonly used JES2 commands, modules focus on the commands used for displaying printer, initiator, and batch job attributes and status.


Operators and systems programmers requiring knowledge about the monitoring of batch jobs and associated JES2 devices, on a JES2 system.


Successful completion of the JES2 - Using JES2 Commands 2.5 course, or equivalent knowledge.


    After completing this course, the student will be able to:
  • Display the status and attributes of JES2 initiators and printers
  • Display job activity using JES2 commands

Course Content

JES2 Printer and Initiator Display Commands

Displaying Printer Attributes
Displaying the Status and Attributes of JES2 Initiators
Monitoring Spool Activity

Monitoring Batch Jobs with JES2 Commands

Displaying Job Queue Activity
Displaying the Job Output Forms Queue
Displaying Information about Currently Active Jobs
Displaying Individual Job Status and Attributes

JES2 - Monitoring Jobs, Initiators, and Printers Using JES2 Commands 2.5 Mastery Test

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