There was a product you could purchase called SoftAudit. It could do some of
what you are looking for (If I remember correctly)
The other options some shops took, was having their programs issue a WTO
indicating what module called what. Probably well past what you could work with
at this point.
Another option was to create a calling program, that would cut an user SMF
record to collect some of this data.
Where you are at, you might need to purchase a product, like SoftAudit, that
could do some of this analysis.
I think it would be very difficult to actually identify anything that is
executed from a LINK, XCTL, or LOAD function. Very little in SMF other than the
pgmname that can be captured. If you are asking - Can I identify when a
subroutine SUBA is called - probably not. If you want to know when MAINA is
used, probably yes
What you could do is download from CBTTAPE.ORG the utility DAF (Dataset Audit
File # 094 DAF from Mike Cleary - Dataset Audit Facility
It can read all SMF Data and provide summary information based on
And so forth.
I used it recently to see anything touching a specific library or program name.
It was very helpful.
You can see if DAF can help.
Hope that helps.
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> Subject: Any SMF statistics available for LOAD of a program?
> As the subject says, are there any such SMF statistics available? We need to
> know if certain subroutines are ever LOADed anywhere in the sysplex by any
> batch program. We do collect SMF data, but I need to know which one may
> help, if any.
> I am not the systems programmer here, so I do not have access to any systems-
> level SMF parameter information or operator commands, I have to request that
> information from the performance team. I am just an application programmer
> trying to track information down to aid an application project.
> TIA for any assistance you can provide.
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