Running the Hello World example

You can run the Hello World example HelloCICSWorld, which uses JCICS.

Before you begin

Ensure the CICS® region is configured, as described in Running the JCICS examples.

About this task

The program is started by a sample CICS transaction. The example uses the following Java classes and CICS programs:
Example Transaction Program Java class
HelloCICSWorld JHE2 DFJ$JHE2 HelloCICSWorld


Enter the JHE2 transaction in a terminal to run the JCICS application. You receive the following message from JHE2 on your terminal:
Hello from a Java CICS application


You have successfully run the Hello World example.

What to do next

You can run other examples to try out different services that are available to Java programs in CICS.