BATCH is a command synonym supplied by QMF that accesses the QMF batch application. This application lets you run queries and procedures as QMF batch jobs rather than interactively.
|TSO with ISPF||TSO without ISPF||CICS®|
The QMF BATCH command supports object names of the lengths shown in the following table.
|Field name||Maximum length|
|Object name (name of query or procedure)||77|
|Batch name (name of QMF batch procedure)||31|
|Save data (name of data to be saved)||77|
The BATCH command also allows for the input of long variables. You can use the scroll indicator to help you enter these variables. The scroll indicator looks like the following:
The left and right carets are directional indicators and the numbers represent beginning and ending positions.
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