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System Options Tab

Use this tab to identify or select system options of the RACF endpoint.

The fields in this tab are listed below:

Version

Specifies the version of the RACF System you are running.

Add Creator in Effect

Specifies that if a user defines any new DATASET or general resource profile using ADDSD, RDEFINE or RACROUTE REQUEST=DEFINE, the profile creator's user ID is placed on the profile access list with ALTER authority. This feature is in effect or not in effect depending on whether this field is checked or unchecked.

List of Groups Access Checking

Specifies that a user's authority to access or define a resource is not based only on the authority of the user's current connect group; access is based on the authority of any group to which the user is connected. This feature is in effect or not in effect depending on whether this field is checked or unchecked.

Inactive Users are Revoked

Specifies userids be revoked when they have been inactive for a certain specified period of time. This feature is in effect or not in effect depending on whether this field is checked or unchecked.

History

Specifies the number of previous passwords (1 to 32) that RACF saves for each user ID and compares with an intended new password. If there is a match with one of these previous passwords, or with the current password, RACF rejects the intended new password.

Warning Days

Specifies specifies the number of days (1 to 255) before a password expires when RACF is to issue a warning message to a TSO user or to the joblog of a batch job which specified a password.

Interval

Specifies the maximum number of days (1 to 254) that each user's password is valid.

Revoke Threshold

Specifies the number (1 to 255) of consecutive incorrect password attempts RACF allows before it revokes the user ID on the next incorrect attempt.