PM90103: A DATE SPECIFICATION OF "//HGYP05 DD DUMMY" DOES NOT ALTER THE DATE

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • In a batch job, you can use this specification in the
    Programmer's Name Field in the Job card or a DD statement:
       //HGYP05
    This should increase the date by 5 years, but it is not working.
    

Local fix

  • Use one of the other date specifications, which do work.
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED: All IBM HourGlass R610 users who use         *
    *                 HourGlass "Jump Year" DD statements.         *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: HourGlass "Jump Year" DD statements of  *
    *                      form //xxYPyy do not return the         *
    *                      HourGlass adjusted date/time for        *
    *                      LINKAGE SYSTEM (PC instruction) calls.  *
    *                      This is easily verified with the        *
    *                      SAGGSAMP(AGGBVRFY) application.         *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION: Apply the PTF.                               *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • ***************************************************************
    * FIX DESCRIPTION:     Logic in AGGELIG module was changed to *
    *                      correctly handle HourGlass Jump Year   *
    *                      DD statements.                         *
    ***************************************************************
    * PRODUCT ELEMENTS AFFECTED BY THIS FIX:                      *
    ***************************************************************
    * NEW ELEMENTS ADDED:                                         *
    *     None.                                                   *
    *                                                             *
    ***************************************************************
    * EXISTING ELEMENTS MODIFIED:                                 *
    *   SAGGLOAD  AGGFRONT.#000021.2013/07/29.12:15:29.PM92014    *
    *         (W/)AGGELIG .#000050.2013/08/28.12:15:42.PM90103    *
    ***************************************************************
    * EXISTING ELEMENTS DELETED:                                  *
    *     None.                                                   *
    *                                                             *
    ***************************************************************
    * IMPLEMENTATION:    * After installing the fix for this APAR *
    *                      it will be necessary to rerun          *
    *                      HourGlass customization (AGGCUSTM).    *
    *                    * After installing the fix for this APAR *
    *                      it will be necessary to stop and       *
    *                      restart HourGlass via an AGGOFF and    *
    *                      AGGON command sequence, to fully       *
    *                      implement this fix.                    *
    *                                                             *
    ***************************************************************
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PM90103

  • Reported component name

    IBM HOURGLASS

  • Reported component ID

    5655U4200

  • Reported release

    610

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2013-05-30

  • Closed date

    2013-09-06

  • Last modified date

    2013-10-03

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

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

Modules/Macros

  •    AGGFRONT
    

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    IBM HOURGLASS

  • Fixed component ID

    5655U4200

Applicable component levels

  • R610 PSY UK97354

       UP13/09/10 P F309

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More support for:

HourGlass

Software version:

6.1

Reference #:

PM90103

Modified date:

2013-10-03

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