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
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.
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
Last Updated: 10Dec2020
Current Version: 5.2
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Follow these steps to install the SupportPac:
1. Download mp1b.zip 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:
TSO RECEIVE INDSN(MP1B.LOAD.XMIT)
TSO RECEIVE INDSN(MP1B.JCL.XMIT)
This will create data sets userid.MP1B.LOAD and userid.MP1B.JCL
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12 March 2021