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Check here for the news regarding IBM HourGlass.

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IBM HourGlass provides support for time simulation in z/OS. With HourGlass, any date and time that can be represented by the underlying computer hardware can be simulated, such as past, present, or future, without changing application code or modifying the MVS system clock.

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HourGlass PTF's to support CICS Transaction Server V5.4 for z/OS

  • HourGlass V7.1 PTF UI53072
  • HourGlass V6.1 PTF UI53071



HourGlass PTF's to support DB2 V12.1 for z/OS

  • HourGlass V7.1 PTF UI42377
  • HourGlass V6.1 PTF UI42370


HourGlass PTF's to support LE/370 V2.30 for z/OS

  • HourGlass V7.1 PTF UI53075
  • HourGlass V6.1 PTF UI53074


HourGlass PTF's to support TSO & RACF 8 character User ID support in z/OS V2.3

  • HourGlass V7.1 PTF UI53180
  • HourGlass V6.1 PTF UI53179



Recently Released HourGlass PTF's

Inadvertent use of new opcodes results in S0C1 in AGGLSSTC at startup of HourGlass on hardware older than z10 processors:

  • HourGlass V7.1 PTF UI48867
  • HourGlass V6.1 PTF UI48863


LE370 update:
  • HourGlass V7.1 PTF UI54185
  • HourGlass V6.1 PTF UI54187



LE370 (z/OS V2.3 or above) now uses the STCKE instruction to obtain it's time values to support IBM 2nd Epoch date and times.
  • HourGlass V7.1 PTF UI93673
  • HourGlass V6.1 PTF UI93683



Usermods for the HourGlass integration patches.
  • HourGlass V7.1 PTF UI92900





HourGlass Maintenance Web site for list of current support and PTF's:

IBM HourGlass V7.1 - http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24022199
IBM HourGlass V6.1 - http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24036650


More information about IBM HourGlass.

Document information

More support for: HourGlass

Software version: 6.1, 7.1

Operating system(s): z/OS

Reference #: 1677378

Modified date: 28 March 2018


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