How I Can execute the Forward Merge process successfully without producing duplicate tapes?

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Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Can the Forward Merge process be executed successfully and not produce duplicates (i.e. skip the $COPYTP duplexing step)? If so, what do I need to do to not produce the duplicates?


Yes, you may remove or comment out the $COPYTP step from the $FM job (DDNAME ASM2CPYT). However, you must still run step 3, the IPC Update (DDNAME ASM2IPCU).