DS Editor Extension for z/OS
DataSet Editor Extension for z/OS. It's an extension for Visual Studio Code that provide fully support to EBCDIC encoding for Sequential Data Sets.
This extension has been designed to help developers to manipulate z/OS environment files, and for those teams have adopted the open source software for z/OS development and DevOps under IBM z platform. Provides fully hexadecimal integration and EBCDIC support for sequential data sets, allowing to load a Copybook (Layout) from your application repository or even the same MVS system (Using Zore Explore). The files are unload to the local system to increase the performance and can be sincronized with the z/OS system once the changes has completed.
For a list of known issues and to raise your own, visit our github page.
How to use
Open an editor
Prerequisite: Having the dataset file at hand.
Peek at the underlying hexadecimal
Prerequisite: Having a dataset file opened, no copybook loaded.
Load table view
Prerequisite: Having a dataset file opened and a copybook at hand.
Load Dataset from Zowe explorer
Prerequisite: Having a ZOWE connection opened.
Since the file will be downloaded first to the local file system, it might take a while