PM33271: DSI REPORTS TRACK COUNT INCORRECTLY FOR LARGE EAV DATASET

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When an EAV dataset has more than 2*16 tracks, the track count
    reported by the )HOST )DSI command is incorrect.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED: APL2 users on z/OS with EAV datasets.        *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: If an EAV dataset contains more than    *
    *                      2**16 tracks the number of tracks is    *
    *                      reported incorrectly by the DSI         *
    *                      command.                                *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    The code to report the number of tracks did not contain any
    special logic for EAV datasets.
    

Problem conclusion

  • The code is changed to check for an EAV dataset and obtain
    the two high-order bytes of the last track number from the
    DS1TRBAL field.
    Keywords: ZOS113T/K ZOS0201T/K
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM33271

  • Reported component name

    APL2

  • Reported component ID

    566889901

  • Reported release

    222

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2011-02-21

  • Closed date

    2011-02-25

  • Last modified date

    2012-09-28

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

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

    UK65259

Modules/Macros

  •    AP2TMDSI
    

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    APL2

  • Fixed component ID

    566889901

Applicable component levels

  • R222 PSY UK65259

       UP11/03/01 P F102

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More support for:

APL2
Mainframe APL2

Software version:

222

Reference #:

PM33271

Modified date:

2012-09-28

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