In rare cases it could happen, that a VSE/POWER job fails and does not terminate or a system failure occurs and jobs are in execution. That is you may need to re-ipl the z/VSE system. To prevent e.g. such a job from execution after IPL you may add a SET NORUN=YES card to your VSE/POWER startup. It applies to locally submitted jobs.
The SET NORUN=YES causes a disposition of "X" to be assigned to any reader queue entry, that was active when the system failed (except reader queue entries that specify the * $$ JOB NORUN=IGN... [More]