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PI16985: DSNJLOGF SHOULD ISSUE MSGDSNJ990I WITH RC04 WHEN ACTIVE LOG DATA SET IS GREATER THAN 4 GB IN SIZE.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The DSNJLOGF utility should issue MSGDSNJ099I with a return
    code of 4 when the new active log data set is 4 GB or greater
    in size.  The DSNJLOGF utility should then complete with
    completion code 8.  The active log data sets must be less than
    4 GB in size.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED: All DB2 for zOS Version 11 users.            *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: The DSNJLOGF utility does not issue     *
    *                      MSGDSNJ990I when formatting a log       *
    *                      data set that is 4 GB or greater in     *
    *                      size.                                   *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    DB2 only supports active log data sets less than 4 GB in
    size.  The log format utility, DSNJLOGF, should issue
    DSNJ990I SHOWCB ERROR, DDNAME = SYSUT1 RETURN CODE = 0004
    REASON CODE = 0000
    when attempting to format a log data set that is 4 GB or
    greater in size, and the DSNJLOGF job should complete with
    return code 8.
    

Problem conclusion

  • DSNJLOGF has been changed to issue MSGDSNJ990I when attempting
    to format a new active log data set that is 4 GB or greater in
    size.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI16985

  • Reported component name

    DB2 OS/390 & Z/

  • Reported component ID

    5740XYR00

  • Reported release

    B10

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2014-04-29

  • Closed date

    2014-05-15

  • Last modified date

    2014-06-03

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

    UI18031

Modules/Macros

  • DSNJLOGF
    

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DB2 OS/390 & Z/

  • Fixed component ID

    5740XYR00

Applicable component levels

  • RB10 PSY UI18031

       UP14/05/31 P F405

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Document information

More support for: DB2 for z/OS

Software version: 11.0

Reference #: PI16985

Modified date: 03 June 2014