Personally, I prefer to use the RTVQMQRY command to place the query information
into a source file member and then scan the member with a program or utility.


-----Original Message-----
From: midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx
[mailto:midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Gerald Kern
Sent: Friday, January 24, 2014 2:22 PM
To: Midrange
Subject: RUNNING DMPOBJ on a *QRYDFN shows file names not
used in file selection?

Hi All,

We have a homegrown utility that will take a file name and use that to
determine any dependent logicals and build a list of
physical/logical file
names and then search the system source code for their use.

The second step is to also search any queries that might be
using the file
or one of it's logicals.

To search the queries we issue a DMPOBJ OBJ(YOURLIB/YOURQRY)
OBJTYPE(*QRYDFN) command which produces a spool file that we
can then copy
to a data file and scan the data file for the file name(s).

So we ran this utility last night it reported a file name
being used by a
query, but when we examined the query we found there was only
one file used
in the file selection, and that file didn't have any
dependent logicals on
that physical.

So we are kind of stumped as to why the dump shows a file
being used that
clearly isn't. Could this dump data be residual from perhaps
an earlier use
where maybe the file name seen in the dump was used in this query?

Or is there a better way to determine what queries use a file
(and or it's
associated logicals)?

Thanks, Jerry

Gerald Kern - Information Technology
Programming Supervisor
IBM Certified RPG IV Developer
Lotus Notes/Domino Administrator
The Toledo Clinic, Inc.
4235 Secor Road
Toledo, OH 43623
Phone 419-479-5535
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