Please do not write a check pretending to be someone else. IBM owns the 
IBMRACF checks.  If you want to write a check that does something to meet 
your needs, then by all means do so, but name it accordingly.

As to what you check, or what interfaces you use to accomplish that, that 
is up to you. You can use any facilities made available through system 
REXX. I will not comment on how RACF accomplishes the check in question 
(in part because I don't know, but just as important because I have no 
idea if there are programming interfaces available to do what it does). 

If you think the check should behave differently, please consider sharing 
your thoughts with the RACF team so that they can consider a change or an 

Peter Relson
z/OS Core Technology Design

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