PRIVATE GROUP FEE:
$ Based upon a class size of six students.
Scheduling can be adjusted to employee work hours and incorporate client assignments.
SMALL CLASS SIZE:
There is a surcharge associated with training two or fewer students.
CONTENT AND OBJECTIVES:
Designing and Debugging Programs
Set compiler options for debugging.
Read a COBOL source listing and identify the sections.
Interpret the debugging information in the console and system log.
Appreciate and understand Transaction Abend codes.
Locate information in the abend code documentation.
Examine the featureset of the Register Savearea.
Locate the next sequential instruction.
Locate dataset attribute information.
Locate records in the buffers.
Determine the last I/O command that has been executed.
Establish a point where the system has been waiting for a resource.
Enterprise COBOL Debugging
Trace an I/O operation and DCB merge.
Compare the access methods and their control information: DCB, ACB, BLDL, etc.
Locate the debugging documentation.
Analyze the effects of buffering for debugging programs.
Abend-AID Facilities and Features
Review the Abend-AID sections and select debugging information.
Use source code OFFSET or Procedure Map - LIST for locating and gathering statement information from the assembler commands.
Use the source code Data Division Map for locating data items, BLW cells, BLL cells, and BLF cells.
Diagnosing Errors: Abend-AID
Become familiar with the Transaction Abend codes.
Locate information in the Abend code documentation.
Effective February 27, 2012, the course dates listed on the SYS-ED schedules only will be available based upon approved and authorized user ID.
Copyright Acknowledgement: The software product(s) listed in this outline are owned and copyrighted by their respective companies. SYS-ED makes no representation regarding ownership in any of the software products that we train on.
SYS-ED courses are not intended for or open to the general public. They are intended for employees of Fortune 1000 companies, government municipalities, consulting companies, software, companies, healthcare providers. and mid-sized businesses. Individuals attending such courses will be required to execute a statement acknowledging that the employer will be paying for the SYS-ED course and that the employer has a licensed version of the software.