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JR32005: AFTER SWITCHING FROM SAS 8 TO SAS 9 JOB FAILS IF RECORD IS TOO SMALL

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Job fails after switching to SAS 9 when input record is less
    than 7 bytes.  if record is increased to 7 or more bytes the job
    runs fine.  This is only a problem after moving to SAS 9, works
    fine in SAS 8
    

Local fix

  • add dummy field to input record so length is > 6 bytes
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    USERS AFFECTED:
    SAS Stage
    ****************************************************************
    PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    SAS Stage in PX job doesn't run after upgrade from SAS 8 to 9.
    ****************************************************************
    RECOMMENDATION:
    Please apply the patch patch_JR32005_PXEngine_AIX_752.tar.Z
    The fix for this problem has been included in the IS 81 Fixpack
    1. Apply the IS 81FP1
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • The problem has been fixed in the IS 8.1 Fixpack1.
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR32005

  • Reported component name

    WIS DATASTAGE

  • Reported component ID

    5724Q36DS

  • Reported release

    752

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2009-02-12

  • Closed date

    2010-01-19

  • Last modified date

    2010-01-19

  • 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

    WIS DATASTAGE

  • Fixed component ID

    5724Q36DS

Applicable component levels

  • R810 PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
12 October 2021