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PI84728: RDZ: During a debug session of a COBOL V4 program, the value of some variables cannot be displayed

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When debugging a COBOL V4 program some variables are not
    displaying their values and instead only showing the following
    error: ?Expression Evaluation Failed?.
    
    The same problem is observed using IBM developer for z Systems
    (IDz) v14 while debugging in standard mode.
    

Local fix

  • Recompile the program with COBOL V5 and debug. For IDz v14.x if
    program is compiled with Enterprise COBOL V4, debug the
    application with Debug Tool compatibility mode
    

Problem summary

  • The values of some variables cannot be displayed
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI84728

  • Reported component name

    DEV FOR Z SYS

  • Reported component ID

    5724T0700

  • Reported release

    951

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2017-07-19

  • Closed date

    2018-07-27

  • Last modified date

    2018-07-27

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

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

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DEV FOR Z SYS

  • Fixed component ID

    5724T0700

Applicable component levels

  • R951 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: Rational Developer for System z

Software version: 951

Reference #: PI84728

Modified date: 27 July 2018