VSAM Open Error Codes

December 24, 2011 Rui Miguel Feio

136(88) Not enough Virtual-Storage Space is available for Work Areas, Control Blocks, or Buffers. 144(90) An uncorrectable I/O error occurred while VSAM was Reading or Writing a catalog record. 148(94) No record for the data set to be opened was found in the available catalog(s) or an unidentified error occurred […]

VSAM Logical Error Codes

December 11, 2011 Rui Miguel Feio

004(04) Read past end of file 008(08) You attempted to store a record with a Duplicate Key, or there is a duplicate record for an alternate index with the unique key option. 012(0C) You attempted to store a record out of Ascending Key Sequence in Skip-Sequential Mode; record had a […]

Most Common JCL Error Codes

December 3, 2011 Rui Miguel Feio

S001 An I/O error ocurred. Check reason code for exact cause. Examples are trying to read beyond End of File, trying to write to an input file or a file length error. S002 Invalid I/O record, eg attempting to write a record that is longer than the maximum record length. […]