Re: anybody remember the DOS/VS emulator under MVS 3.8J and how to activate?
2009-04-02 15:10:37 GMT
--- In turnkey-mvs <at> yahoogroups.com, "stevendonato" <stevedonato <at> ...> wrote:
> I don't remember if this was a pay for option, or a SYSGEN option.
> I think it was available some time in the early to mid 1970's
> any body remember this feature?
> I think it might have been implemented using SVC Screening
In the mid-1970s, the company I was with had a 370/158 with a DOS hardware emulator which was supported under OS/VS2 R2 and R3. So, under MVS, you could IPL a DOS/360 system using a DOS system 3330, and run jobs under it, jobs that used DOS JCL and PHASEs from the DOS CILs.