A partner JES region must be configured with SSTM if you want to use CICS spooling. To configure a partner JES region with
Open the region startup file using the Enterprise Server for .NET Administration UI's Region Startup File Editor
Region node in the
Results pane. See
1 in the diagram below. A properties window is now displayed to the right-hand side of the
JES (ES for .NET) category in the properties window and enter the JES region's listener host name and port number as the values of the
ES host and
ES port properties respectively. A value for the
ES JES type property should be specified if JCL is to be submitted from the CICS region. See
2 in the diagram below.
Click on the dropdown associated with the
SSTM JCL file property value and select
Default SSTM JCL from the list. This will result in SSTM being initialised for the region without any permanent datasets being allocated.
3 in the diagram below.
On Disk... or
In Database Datastore... will result in a dialog being displayed from which you can select the name of the JCL file to be used for SSTM initialization.
None will result in SSTM not being configured for the region.
File > Save , or click the
Save icon in the toolbar to save the file. See
4 in the diagram below.
You must cold-start the region for the changes to take effect.
Note: The partner JES region and the listener service must be started before starting the CICS region.