PM44274: SEQUENCE FIELDS ARE TOO SMALL TO CONTAIN MAXIMUM POSSIBLE VALUES.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When using TT or TLT panels (Tape allocation), the sequence
    number identifying the relative position of the dataset on the
    tape only contains 4 digits.  The maximum position number is
    65535.  The sequence number needs to be increase to 5 digits.
    

Local fix

  • n/a
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED: All users of Ditto/ESA Version 1 Release 3   *
    *                 with Japanese NLS.                           *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: When allocating tapes, the dataset      *
    *                      sequence number is limited to 4 digits  *
    *                      with a range of 1-9999. This may be     *
    *                      insufficient for some Users.            *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION: Apply the supplied PTF.                      *
    ****************************************************************
    The dataset sequence number field for tapes is limited to a
    maximum of 4 digits.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Ditto/ESA has been changed to accept a maximum of 5 digits for
    the tape file sequence number, with a range of 1-65535.
    This Apar has co-req of DITTO/ESA Base Apar PM44178, Ptf UK70140
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM44274

  • Reported component name

    DITTO/ESA MVS

  • Reported component ID

    565510300

  • Reported release

    320

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2011-07-25

  • Closed date

    2011-07-26

  • Last modified date

    2011-08-02

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

    PM44178

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

    UK70130

Modules/Macros

  •    DITFSEQ  DITPTAL
    

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DITTO/ESA MVS

  • Fixed component ID

    565510300

Applicable component levels

  • R320 PSY UK70130

       UP11/07/28 P F107

Fix is available

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Document information


More support for:

DITTO

Software version:

320

Reference #:

PM44274

Modified date:

2011-08-02

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