CLONE subcommand

Clones the current partitioned or sequential dataset.


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CLONE has no operands.

Usage notes

  • You will be prompted with a confirmation panel in which you may override the suggested clone name and some of the space allocation attributes.
  • When a PDSE with member generations is cloned into another PDSE with member generations, all members and all their generations are copied into the cloned library.