How can I manually expire and scratch an EDM tape?

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Last Modified Date : 04/09/2018
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Question:

How can I manually expire and scratch a tape that is marked as EDM controlled?

 

 

Answer:
Run TMSUPDTE and REP FLAG2=01 and EXPDT=today's date. The next run of TMSCLEAN will scratch the tape or you can use the CA 1 ISPF utilities and request the tape be scratch the tape.