IC86657: PERSONAL COMMUNICATIONS PCSCC040 MESSAGE ISSUED FOR A 5250 SESSION WHEN THE NEW SESSION BUTTON IS SELECTED

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Error Description:
    A personal communications user installed PCOM without 3270
    emulation for 5250 connection. The user can not create a new
    5250 session from session manager (pcsfe.exe).  When the user
    presses the 'New Session' button on session manager, only a
    splash screen is shown. The screen disappears immediately. Also
    msgPCSCC040 is issued.
    PCSCC040 The Customize Communication dialog box is already
    open.
    

Local fix

  • Local Fix￘
    None.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED: All PCOMM users without 3270 emulation       *
    *                 creating a new 5250 session.                 *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: User had PCOMM installed without 3270   *
    *                      emulation cannot create a new 5250      *
    *                      session from session manager.           *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    The error is caused by a side effect from previous implemented
    VT session disablement for DBCS PCOMM.
    

Problem conclusion

  • A flag to check for VT session install should be always turn
    off when operate in DBCS system locale.
    
    Fix scheduled for PCOM 6.0.7 Refresh Pack
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC86657

  • Reported component name

    PCOMM V5 COMBO-

  • Reported component ID

    5639I700J

  • Reported release

    601

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2012-09-19

  • Closed date

    2012-10-24

  • Last modified date

    2012-10-25

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Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    PCOMM V5 COMBO-

  • Fixed component ID

    5639I700J

Applicable component levels

  • R601 PSY

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Document information


More support for:

Personal Communications

Software version:

6.0.1

Reference #:

IC86657

Modified date:

2012-10-25

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