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Episode 38 - Steve and Neil - Sysprog Whoopsies - 3.5.2018


Episode 38 - Steve and Neil - Sysprog Whoopsies - 3.5.2018

We've all been there... let's commiserate. On this week's Terminal Talk, we have Neil Shah and Steve McGarril about what happens when things don't go exactly as planned.


0:34 Claws Out

2:39 Screens and Sessions

4:00 Kaboom

8:40 Change control, change control, change control

10:15 Messing with ISPF

15:41 No mistaking a catostrophic abend

21:26 Always do a Compare

31:17 Steve's Soapbox

34:42 Turning the tables

41:45 Two sides of automation



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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 22.32MB - Duration: 48:27 m (64 kbps 44100 Hz)

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