Question & Answer
What are the most currently available PTFs for the various versions of Debug Tool for z/OS?
This table lists the most currently available PTFs for the various versions of Debug Tool for z/OS:
Note: Click to review how to determine your current Debug Tool PTF service level.
|Release||English component||Japanese component||Korean
|Download links||Complete PTF history (if available)|
|Debug Tool for z/OS V13.1||UI65461||UI58213||UI58214||Download PTFs here||V13 PTF history|
|Debug Tool for z/OS V12.1||UI53725||UI26516||UI26517||Download PTFs here||V12 PTF history|
Note: Ensure you review the Preventive Service Planning (PSP) information and specify DEBUGC10 or DEBUGD10 as the Upgrade Name for the PSP bucket for versions 12.1 or 13.1, respectively.
The PSP bucket provides the following information:
- Installation information
- Documentation changes
- General information
- Service recommendations
- Cross product dependencies
Complete PTF history
To check your current Debug Tool service level issue the following command using the Mainframe Interface (MFI):
CALL %VER ;
If the output looks like this for Version 13.1:
IBM Debug Tool Version 13 Release 1 Mod 0
09/24/2019 04:05:00 AM Level: V13R1 PH12444
5655-Q10: Copyright IBM Corp. 1992, 2013
Note: Service for 13.1 will end September 30, 2019.
or this for Version 12.1:
IBM Debug Tool Version 12 Release 1 Mod 0
02/07/2018 03:19:00 PM Level: V12R1 PI87220
5655-W70: Copyright IBM Corp. 1992, 2012
Note: Service for 12.1 ended February 28, 2018.
then you have the PTF applied.
You can also check PTF's applied using SMP/E or browse module CEEEVDBG in the EQA.SEQAMOD dataset for the PTF number. For example: FIND 'UI37454' may be used while browsing module CEEEVDBG within a 13.1 SEQAMOD dataset to determine if PTF UI37454 is applied.
15 October 2020