There is or used to be a product called SoftAudit by Isogon.  I think IBM 
acquired it.  It is able to provide module auditing functions.

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> -----Original Message-----
> From: IBM Mainframe Discussion List [mailto:IBM-MAIN@LISTSERV.UA.EDU] On
> Behalf Of Sean Gleann
> Sent: Friday, January 13, 2017 2:32 AM
> Subject: Load Module Trace, anyone?
> Can anyone offer advice on how to report on load modules held in a specific
> PDS (or PDS(E) - I'm not fussy) being loaded by specific batch jobs, please?
> I've tried looking at SMF type 14 - but that only shows the load library being
> opened  - nothing about modules.
> I've tried using RACF event type 2 data generated as a result of specifying
>         ralter PROGRAM ** addmem('<library name>'//NOPADCHK) but again I see
> only the library being accessed - nothing about the modules involved
> I've tried using GTF with a SLIP trap for SVC8 and SVC122 (yes - some of the
> 'modules' concerned are DLL's), but I still don't see anything like the amount
> of accesses I'm expecting.
> I'm rapidly running out of ideas, here.
> Hopefully
> Sean

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