How to Compile a CICS BAL program

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Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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To compile a CICS BAL program:

  1. Open the CICS source program.

  2. Select Build, Options, Program.

If program: <undefined> as this is the first time being compiled, you will go to the Select Application/Program type.

  1. Select Process Assembler (bal) file for the Option File Type.

  2. Select OK.

This program will need to be LINKed as a .DLL file.
This is done by Defining Link Module on the LINK tab in the Option Notebook.
DLL must be specified instead of EXE or LIB or none.