PM76959: DITTO'S VU FUNCTION GETS OPEN ERROR ON KSDS DEFINED WITH SHAREOPTIONS=4 UNDER ZVSE 5.1

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • DITTO's VU (Vsam Update) function fails on attemting to OPEN a
    KSDS file defined with SHAREOPTIONS=4 on zVSE 5.1.
    msgDIT3750I VSAM OPEN RC X'08', Error Code x'A0' is raised.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED: All users of Ditto/ESA Version 1 Release 3   *
    *                 under zVSE 5.1                               *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: msgDIT3750I VSAM OPEN RC X'08', Error   *
    *                      Code x'A0'. The VU (Vsam Update) funct- *
    *                      ion fails on attempting to OPEN a VSAM  *
    *                      KSDS defined with SHROPTS=4. The error  *
    *                      occurs on zVSE 5.1 only.                *
    *                                                              *
    *                      Additional Keywords:                    *
    *                      4228I FILE       OPEN  ERROR X'A0'(160) *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION: Apply the supplied PTF.                      *
    ****************************************************************
    The structure of an internal VSAM control block has changed
    under zVSE 5.1 resulting in DITTO not properly identifying
    a file defined with SHAREOPTIONSS=4.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Ditto/ESA has been changed to allow for the new VSAM control
    block structure under zVSE 5.1.
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM76959

  • Reported component name

    DITTO/ESA VSE

  • Reported component ID

    564809901

  • Reported release

    36O

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2012-11-12

  • Closed date

    2012-11-14

  • Last modified date

    2013-04-23

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

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

    UK83522

Modules/Macros

  •    DITVSAM  DIT0LVL
    

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DITTO/ESA VSE

  • Fixed component ID

    564809901

Applicable component levels

  • R36O PSY UK83522

       UP12/11/21 P E512

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More support for:

DITTO

Software version:

36O

Reference #:

PM76959

Modified date:

2013-04-23

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