• Subject: Re: Checking for tape Volume Identifier in a CL
  • From: Chuck Lewis <CLEWIS@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 31 Jul 1998 13:07:55 -0400

Thanks Pete !

Got it working.

Chuck

Pete Hall wrote:

> At 15:33 07/30/98 -0400, Chuck Lewis wrote:
> >What is the method for checking a tapes volume id in a CL ?
> >
> >I thought you could use the CHKTAP command but I don't remember the way
> >to have the CL receive the information that this command returns via the
> >message it sends.
>
>               CHKTAP     DEV(TAP01)
>               MONMSG     MSGID(CPF6760 CPF6702 CPF6708) EXEC(CHGVAR +
>                            VAR(&TAPERR) VALUE('1'))
>               IF         COND(*NOT &TAPERR) THEN(DO)
>                  RCVMSG     MSGTYPE(*COMP) MSGDTA(&MSGDTA)
>                  CHGVAR     VAR(&VOLID) VALUE(%SST(&MSGDTA 11 6))
>                  ENDDO
>
> Pete Hall
> peteh@inwave.com
> http://www.inwave.com/~peteh/
>
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