Determining the Version Number of a PRD Entity in a VLS Object Library

Document ID : KB000027511
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
Show Technical Document Details


A VLSUTIL LIBRARY of a VLS Object library doesn’t return the version number of a report, panel or program when it has been marked to PROD but shows PRD instead; for example, program CUST of $ID system:



You can determine the version number of a PRD program, panel or report by printing the module header, via Ideal Batch utility.

Using the above program and system, the z/OS SYSIN cards will be:


For z/OS, the output will go to the sequential file SYSDIAL. For VSE, the output will go to the sequential file SYSLST.

Here is the sample output; the actual version number is 003:


Additional Information:

@I$CALL ADPOBJ command is documented here.