Message Type Page
This wizard page enables you to define the structure of input and output messages, when working with a COBOL copybook.
The create new virtual service wizard contains:
User interface elements are described below:
|Create messages specifying input and output elements||
Displays the message types available for input and output, as defined in your COBOL copybook.
Only one COBOL structure may be assigned as the input message, and another as the output message.
|Create multisegmented messages||
A multi-segmented message is composed of multiple COBOL structures. Each COBOL structure may occur one or more times in a segmented message.
Note: Not all IMS protocols support this feature.