Assuming it has the authority; it will run until the system crashes with an
SRC code indicating it's full.
That will not clobber all of the user data on the system. There is still
quite a bit of data left in IBM libraries that can potentially identify the
If you: 1) IPL into DST and take option 2 to load LIC and initialize the
system, 2) finish loading the OS, 3) then run you program you'll get close
enough for most folks.
Chief Technical Architect
Agile Technology Architects
[mailto:midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Jerry Draper
Sent: Friday, March 28, 2014 12:15 PM
To: Midrange Systems Technical Discussion
Subject: Running a machine into oblivion
Doing a system disk erasure.
I have a pgm that writes random data until the disk is full.
What value causes the system to shutdown or whatever when it reaches a
certain %age dasd usage level?
Jerome Draper, Trilobyte Software Systems, since 1976 iSeries, Network, and
Connectivity Specialists -- iSeries, LAN/WAN/VPN Representing WinTronix,
Synapse, Netopia, HiT, and others .....
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