The Administrative Options Menu provides access to system
administration functions. To access this menu, do one of the following:
- Select ADMIN from the Primary Options Menu.
- Type =ADMIN on any
command line and press ENTER.
The following figure is an example of the Administrative Options
Menu. To access a function, type the function abbreviation on the
command line and press ENTER.
Various functions on the Administrative Options Menu may not
be available to all users. Access is controlled through the User Authorization
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CD.ART Connect:Direct Administrative Options Menu
Select one of the following:
ST - View type record *********************
IT - Insert/Update type record * *
DT - Delete type record * Today: 08.30.2018 *
SU - View user authorization record * Time: 14:05 *
IU - Insert/Update user authorization record * UID: EPETE1 *
DU - Delete user authorization record * *
TS - View Connect:Direct tasks * OPT Enabled *
TF - Flush a Connect:Direct task * OPT Part-Enabled *
S - Execute Secure Plus Commands * OPT Disabled *
MD - Modify Connect:Direct trace characteristics * *
C - Enter a native Connect:Direct command *********************
SN - Terminate Connect:Direct
ARS - ARS reporting facility
NM - View information in the Connect:Direct network map
UNM - Update the Connect:Direct network map
INQ - Inquire about DTF internal status
STAT - Perform statistics functions
Execute Secure Plus Commands option is not displayed, unless
you have functional authority for Connect:Direct Secure Plus.
See Functional Authority
Privileges (specifically the information in BYTE8 in the DGA$MFLG
Select the following options from the Connect:Direct Administrative
- To maintain the Type
Defaults file with file attribute information used during Process
submission, use the following options.
||Displays the Select Type screen where you can
examine a record in the Type file and select the output to go to a
file, table, or printer.
||Displays the Insert/Update Type screen where you
can add or change a record in the Type Defaults file.
||Displays the Delete Type screen where you can
remove a record from the Type file.
- To maintain the
User Authorization file that controls access to functions, use the
||Displays the Select User screen where you examine
the user profile in the Authorization file.
||Displays the Insert/Update User screen where you
can add a user to the system or change user privileges on the system.
||Displays the Delete User screen where you can
remove a user from the Authorization file.
select and flush tasks, use the following options:
||Accesses the Select Task screen where you determine
the task ID, type, and task number.
||Displays the Flush Task screen where you can remove
a task from the execution queue.
- To perform Connect:Direct Secure Plus functions,
use the following options. You must first select the Execute Secure
Plus Commands from the Connect:Direct Administrative Options Menu.
||Executes the Certificate Expiration Validation
Command on demand to let you see warnings both for certificates that
have expired and will soon expire.
||Executes the Refresh Secure Plus Environment Command
to update the SSL and TLS environments after you have changed security-related
||Executes the Connect:Direct Secure Plus Admin
Tool and displays the Connect:Direct Secure Plus Admin
Tool Main Screen. See the IBM
Connect:Direct Secure Plus for
z/OS Implementation Guide for more information on using Connect:Direct Secure Plus.
- To initialize traces,
suspend and resume sessions, modify initialization parameters, type
native commands, terminate IBM Connect:Direct,
and access ARS, use the following options.
- To view and maintain the network map and translate
TCP/IP names, use the following options.
||Displays the Select Network Map screen, where
you choose to display or print, the defined IBM Connect:Direct nodes
from the network map file and translation of TCP/IP host names and
network addresses. For more information on the SELECT NETMAP command
and the SELECT TCPXLT command, see The Network Map in IBM
Connect:Direct for z/OS User
||Enables you to update the network map dynamically.
For more information, see Updating
the Netmap through the IUI Interface.
- To inquire about DTF internal status and perform statistics functions,
use the following options.