Compare by Content with FTP connections
"IBM MVS (Z/OS) Server considerations when using Compare by content"
Special considerations are found when trying to use the feature for FTP server connections (since 6.52).
Feature does not work with IBM MVS naming conventions.
501 Invalid data set name "0:'ABCD.EFGH'\XYZ". Use MVS Dsname conventions. will occur and can not be corrected. So you have to do a workaround like (F3 view) and compare the tempfile instead. Leaving sessions say - close Listerwindow - will delete the workfiles like implicit upload would do.
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