Natural sessions under TSO can store reports on the spool file.
To do so, specify
and the printers to be used by Natural Advanced Facilities with either the
NTPRINT macro or the
The reports can subsequently be routed by the operator to remote terminal printers.
NATSPOOL spool server under CICS or IMS TM is not
started by TSO, one of the
SYSPOOL start functions (see
Function 10 and
Function 11) must be executed
from within a Natural session under CICS or IMS TM. This means that in general,
reports created under TSO are not printed automatically on CICS or IMS TM
terminal printers. However, if the spool server is already active, reports that
are created under TSO are also printed if they have the same Destination/Form
as the report which has
In order to use
NATSPOOL under TSO, the
NAFNUC must be link-edited to the
The TSO user ID is taken as the Sending User ID.
If the spool file is an Adabas file,
NATSPOOL can be
invoked under CICS or IMS TM and under TSO concurrently.