• BMC Webinar: An Administrator's Guide to MainView Storage Resource Management

      In this one hour webinar session, Mario Rinaudo and Sam Avery will provide a product overview, as well as describing some common storage management use cases and how MainView SRM addresses these quickly and ea...
    Paul Mathie
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  • CAS-2-CAS Connection with 2 RACF DBs, 2 USERIDs, 1 person - How to secure?

    Dear all, Again I have to resolve a conundrum in the crossing of Mainview and RACF.   Setting: 2 LPARs not in a SYSPLEX, 2 JES environments, 2 RACF DBs, 2 SMS, etc. running Mainview. The user of  Mainvie...
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  • Transposing data from a BMC Mainview View

    I am wanting to take a view example below and transpose the data to make it loadable into a DB2 table. Coumns would be Request , inserts found in Cache etc. Is there a way to do this within Mainview , I am not opposed...
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  • how to custumize mainview explorer to use TLS

    HI   am trying to configure Mainview explorer to use TLS but i keep getting the following error.   TLS=Y is specified, parm is missing: SSLCERT_LOCATION=        ...
    Thabiso Makuweng
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  • Can I Customize Mainview for CICS Screen to Filter out Multiple Tasks that have no common relationship

    Let's say I want to filter out AAAA's and ZZZZ's but not BBBB's and 1234's COMMAND  ===> cust        CURR WIN ===> 1        ALT >...
    Chris Forzaglia
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  • MVDB2 - PR: DPDSPIN - how many spin datasets are Best Practice?

    Hello MVDB2 Performance Reporter has DPDSPIN Datasets which are docuemnted by this: DPDSPIN DD Defines a spin file to retain SMF statistics records that end a period to resolve intervals on subsequent SMF processin...
    Feli Brachthaeuser
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  • NGL NGL.MVI1 version 1040  when in need to change the NGL Registry

    Hello! I just want to share a snippet. Had to change the NGL registry to make it compliant to the naming standards. It is defined in HLQ.&G..&SSID..DBCENV(NLGPIID) by parameter RD. It seem the first time t...
    Feli Brachthaeuser
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  • Mainview RACF Profiles and RACF CLASS JESSPOOL

    Hello ,   As it is technicall possible to display JOBOUTPUT in the PLEXMGR View JOBSTAT, there is a need to secure this. that is the function of these profiles: BBM.PLEXMGR.targetid.MYC20. ownerpre.SP BBM.PL...
    Feli Brachthaeuser
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  • Mainview AO dynamic TIME rules?

    I have been digging around and can't find an answer to this question:   Can you create dynamic TIME rules for Mainview AO along the same lines of dynamic TOD rules in CA OPS/MVS.   What I need to do is whe...
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  • TOSZLINK- Why separate from BBLINK and still needed in STEPLIB (MVCICS/CTG, MVIP)

    Hello, Why is TOSZLINK providing special servies for MVCICS CTG and MVIP whivh can't delivered through BBLINK? Can you please explain why TOSZLINK is needed in the STEPLIB of the PAS when using CTG monitoring with M...
    Feli Brachthaeuser
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  • Unilateral swap out Reasons

    We use MAINVIEW for z/Os. One fine day our low priority service class was showing 100% unilateral delay . We used the MPLSTAT menu to check our thresholds . We did not reached the threshold . What are the other view...
    Shivang Sharma
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  • MainView for Networks focus on features: Setting up the Automatic Packet Trace

    In August 2016, I posted a blog with a video ‘MainView for IP and MainView for Network Focus on Features: What’s New.  One of the highlights was the capability to have a packet trace automatically sta...
    Susan Rice
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  • Dynamic creation of rules?

    Hello. I am new to MainView, which we are converting to from another suite of products. This is my first post on the forum.   My concern is with automation. We are converting from another automation product to M...
    Albert Prete
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  • ZiiP usage of a Job with Db2 Util

    Hello,   we have a job running Db2 utility with ZiiP switched on. Unfortunately neither MVDB2 DUSER nor JINFO shows the ZiiP usage. Views JZIIP* show only STCs using ZiiPs. We would have expected to see the...
    Feli Brachthaeuser
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  • How to interpret the CICS Transaction Gateway response time fields "In CICS Time" and "In CTG Time" in MainView for CICS Performance Reporter Language (PRL) output

    This document contains official content from the BMC Software Knowledge Base. It is automatically updated when the knowledge article is modified. PRODUCT: MainView for CICS APPLIES TO: MainView for CICS QUE...
    Knowledge Admin
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  • How to make the 32-bit Data Source (ODBC) panel accessible on a Windows 64-bit server?

    This document contains official content from the BMC Software Knowledge Base. It is automatically updated when the knowledge article is modified. PRODUCT: BMC Performance Analyzer for Mainframes APPLIES TO: BMC...
    Knowledge Admin
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  • How to deactivate MainView for Websphere MQ in a BBI-SS PAS during initialisation

    This document contains official content from the BMC Software Knowledge Base. It is automatically updated when the knowledge article is modified. PRODUCT: MainView AutoOPERATOR Access NV APPLIES TO: MainView Au...
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  • How to check the number of physical processors assigned to each LPAR using CMF MONITOR?

    This document contains official content from the BMC Software Knowledge Base. It is automatically updated when the knowledge article is modified. PRODUCT: CMF MONITOR APPLIES TO: CMF MONITOR QUESTION: CMF ...
    Knowledge Admin
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  • How to add mixed case selections to a Rule in the Advanced Variable Dependencies (ASV) panel in MainView AutoOPERATOR

    This document contains official content from the BMC Software Knowledge Base. It is automatically updated when the knowledge article is modified. PRODUCT: MainView AutoOPERATOR APPLIES TO: MainView AutoOPERATOR...
    Knowledge Admin
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  • How to see all DB2 Monitor traces that are started for a DB2 Subsystem using MainView for DB2.

    This document contains official content from the BMC Software Knowledge Base. It is automatically updated when the knowledge article is modified. PRODUCT: MainView for DB2 APPLIES TO: MainView for DB2 QUEST...
    Knowledge Admin
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