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Mainframe Data Stored to PC Disk

Danimal asked
Last Modified: 2012-05-09
I need to copy a file from z/OS mainframe tape to disk.

Is there a way to attach my PC disk to the mainframe, so the mainframe (z/OS) can write directly to the extra disk drive on my PC?

If the answer is NO, that is fine.  I just need to know whether attaching/connectiong the PC disk to the mainframe is possible.

Extra points for explaining how to make this work or why it can not work.

As always, any information will be extremely much appreciated.

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