TAPELBL

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            .-SL--.   
>>-TAPELBL=-+-AL--+--------------------------------------------><
            '-AL4-'   

TAPELBL
Specifies the type of tape labels that are created by the Initialize Tape function.
SL
EBCDIC labels are created.
AL
ANSI Version 3 labels are created. ("Version 3" refers to ANSI X3.27–1978, ISO 1001–1979, and FIPS 79 standards.)
AL4
ANSI Version 4 labels are created. ("Version 4" refers to ANSI X3.27–1987 level 4 and ISO 1001–1986(E) standards.)

This parameter only affects the Initialize Tape function. For information on Initialize Tape, see "INT (Initialize Tape)" in the Z Data Tools User’s Guide and Reference.

Note: Changing the TAPELBL option has no effect for ZDT/Db2, ZDT/IMS or ZDT/CICS.