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PI97259: MVS BATCH LAUNCH CANNOT HANDLE MULTIPLE STEPS WITH THE SAME NAMEIN THE JCL

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • MVS Batch launch cannot handle multiple steps with the same name
    in the JCL
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * Users of the MVS Batch Launch configuration.                 *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * When JCL contains multiple steps with the same name, the MVS *
    * Batch launch configuration only displays the step name one   *
    * time in the combobox, preventing the user from being allowed *
    * to confirm which step is actually selected.                  *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • The MVS Batch Launch configuration was updated to display the
    step id, step name, and details in a table, allowing the user to
    specifically select the desired step to debug.
    
    This problem is fixed v14.1.7 for the following products:
    IBM Debug for z Systems
    IBM Developer for z Systems
    IBM Developer for z Systems Enterprise Edition
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI97259

  • Reported component name

    ZOS DEBUGGER

  • Reported component ID

    5724T0713

  • Reported release

    E10

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2018-04-26

  • Closed date

    2019-06-13

  • Last modified date

    2019-06-13

  • 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



Document information

More support for: Rational Developer for System z

Software version: E10

Reference #: PI97259

Modified date: 13 June 2019