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Either of these work:

SQL that displays the PTF Groups Installed vs PTF Groups Available.
Note: This will run in green screen STRSQL or ACS Run SQL Scripts.
The CCSID of the user profile must be set to 37 on the green screen.

with ilevel (iversion, irelease) as (
select os_version, os_release
from sysibmadm.env_sys_info
select Row_Number() over (Order by ptf_group_level_available - ptf_group_level_installed desc, ptf_group_id) as "Row #", p.*
from ilevel, systools.group_ptf_currency p
where ptf_group_release = 'R' concat iversion concat irelease concat '0'
order by "Row #"

or .....

Select Row_Number() over (ORDER BY PTF_GROUP_CURRENCY DESC, PTF_GROUP_ID ASC) as "Row #",

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message: 2
date: Tue, 28 Nov 2023 06:51:47 +0200
from: Gad Miron <gadmiron@xxxxxxxxx>
subject: Check PTFs currency (up-to-date-ness)

Just tested the SQL(s) for checking PTFs currency - Works fine.

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