Table 13. Miscellaneous Option Keywords
Generates SUMMARY display for a specific BOTTLENECK reason for trend analysis.
Any wait reason ID: for example, ON(CPUWTCTL).
Plots the percentage threshold (default is 5).
Used with SUMMARY; a synonym for ON.
Indicates that the title block should be in condensed format.
Prevents COMBINEd data; displays individual intervals, jobs, or job steps (SINGLE is the default).
Produces the SMF system ID (default is to accept any SMF ID).
Generates a single-spaced report title enclosed in quotes. More than one title can be entered.
Generates a double-spaced report title enclosed in quotes. More than one title can be entered.
Generates a triple-spaced report title enclosed in quotes. More than one title can be entered.
Shows the total bottleneck time for a specified workload.
The following sections give more detail on commonly-used miscellaneous keywords.
Combining elements (COMBINE keyword)
The fundamental unit of measurement on an MVS system is usually the RMF interval. The length of this interval varies widely from site to site, but it generally ranges from 15 minutes to one hour. The degradation and resource records that EPILOG collects are typically synchronized with RMF to make it easier to match and compare performance data.
Displaying EPILOG Data