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MP1B: IBM MQ - Interpreting accounting and statistics data, and other utilities



This SupportPac contains a program for formatting MQ statistics and accounting SMF records. There are other programs that help you monitor your MQ system on z/OS

Download Description

This SupportPac provides an improved program for printing accounting and statistics available in IBM MQ for z/OS.

It also provides a program which monitors queue and channel information, producing output that can be processed by a spreadsheet to monitor data over time.

Possible Uses
Processing the MQ SMF data, and giving suggestions on some possible out of line conditions.
The monitoring programs can be used to show usage of queues and channels over time

New in this Release

  • Task correlator ID added to the task accounting data in the TASK DD in the  MSMF output.
  • Defect fixes in MQSMF (see mp1b_mqsmf.pdf for more information).

Author: Gwydion Tudur, IBM MQ Development, Hursley
Category: 2
Released: 28Nov00
Last Updated:  10Dec2020
Current Version: 5.2
»Please note that the version number shown in the right-hand pane is the version of the MQ product that this SupportPac applies to. The date is the last web page refresh.

To view the complete portfolio of IBM MQ SupportPacs, visit the IBM MQ SupportPacs homepage.

Installation Instructions

Follow these steps to install the SupportPac:
1.  Download to a temporary directory.
2.  Uncompress the file.
3.  FTP the two files needed to run the SupportPac to z/OS by following these steps:
   a) Start an FTP session to the target z/OS system.
   b) Issue the following command to set the attributes of the data sets that will be created:  quote site cyl pri=1 sec=1 recfm=fb blksize=3200 lrecl=80
   c) Issue the following command to enter binary mode:  bin
   d) Issue the following commands to upload the two files: 
    put mp1b.load.xmit.bin 'userid.MP1B.LOAD.XMIT'
    put mp1b.jcl.xmit.bin 'userid.MP1B.JCL.XMIT'
      where userid is your z/OS user ID.
   e) End the FTP session by issuing the quit command.
4. The data sets on z/OS will have recfm FB and lrecl 80. Issue the following commands to receive these data sets:    
   This will create data sets userid.MP1B.LOAD and userid.MP1B.JCL

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Technical Support

Category 2 SupportPacs are provided in good faith and AS-IS. There is no warranty or further service implied or committed and any supplied sample code is not supported through IBM product service channels.

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Please read the license information contained within the zip file of this SupportPac to determine if you want to use it.

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Document Information

Modified date:
12 March 2021