We are pleased to announce the availability of Release 20.0 Genlevel INC00 of the CA Database Management Solutions for DB2 for z/OS. This release is an incremental release that allows us to provide new product features more quickly to customers. The release consists of two phases:
You can participate in the incremental release phase or wait for the GA complete release phase. For more information about these phases and the advantages and disadvantages for your site, see Is an Incremental Release Right for You?
Important! We recommend that customers who are moving to DB2 12 Continuous Delivery Support upgrade to this release. Release 19.0 of the CA Database Management Solutions for DB2 for z/OS only supports DB2 function levels V12R1M100 and V12R1M500.
For detailed installation instructions, see the Installing documentation.
To download your copy of this release, go to the Download Center on CA Support Online. Review the CA Incremental Release Program - Support Policy and Terms. If you have any questions or require assistance, contact CA Support and use our online case management or choose to speak with a customer representative or a CA Support engineer.
If you need assistance in implementing this new release, our CA Services experts can help. For more information about CA Services and how you can leverage our expertise, visit CA Services.
For more information about this post, please contact Cynthia.Hamm@ca.com (Principal Information Engineer).
To avoid downloading to a pc …
1) Create a zFS <?> folder on the MF
2) Create order for download on CA website
3) Download to that folder on the mf
Here are some examples
MKDIR '/u/userid/autousers/uuuuuuu/PTRPR200/' MODE(7,5,5)
OSHELL CHMOD 755 /u/userid/autousers/uuuuuuu/PTRPR200/
OSHELL CHOWN -R D902DBA:uuuuuuu /u/userid/autousers/uuuuuuu/PTRPR200/
get DVD03101804E.pax.Z +
'/u/userid/autousers/uuuuuuu /PTRPR200/DVD03101804E.PAX.Z' (replace
150 Opening ASCII mode data connection for /115304/12234750.
EZA2284I lrw-rw-r-- 1 1994 1994 0 May 11 21:38 DVD03101804E.pax.Z
And proceed with the installation from there!
Thanks for the sample instructions.
The Installing documentation includes instructions for downloading the products to the mainframe directly and to the pc. For more information, see Acquire the Products Using Pax-ESD. Instructions are also provided to Acquire the Products Using CA Chorus Software Manager.
For more information about the release, see the Release Notes.