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JR33828: CFF STAGE DOES NOT TRANSLATE SPECIAL CHARACTERS

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Customer has a target file that emulates OS390 file with EBCDIC
    code page on AIX. Customer requires that PX job processes
    special characters from source text file and maintains special
    characters to target EBCDIC file. However special characters are
    converted to ? characters.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    USERS AFFECTED:
    Customers using special characters to target EBCDIC file for
    OS390.
    ****************************************************************
    PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    Customer has a target file that emulates OS390 file with EBCDIC
    code page on AIX. Customer requires that PX job processes
    special characters from source text file and maintains special
    characters to target EBCDIC file. However special characters are
    converted to ? characters.
    
    ****************************************************************
    RECOMMENDATION:
    APPLY Patch JR33828
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • Provided new translation table which will be effective if the
    environment variable APT_EBCDIC_VERSION=IBMAIXDD is set.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR33828

  • Reported component name

    WIS DATASTAGE

  • Reported component ID

    5724Q36DS

  • Reported release

    753

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2009-07-29

  • Closed date

    2009-12-08

  • Last modified date

    2009-12-08

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

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

Modules/Macros

  • SERVER
    

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    WIS DATASTAGE

  • Fixed component ID

    5724Q36DS

Applicable component levels

  • R753 PSN

       UP

[{"Business Unit":{"code":"BU059","label":"IBM Software w\/o TPS"},"Product":{"code":"SSVSEF","label":"InfoSphere DataStage"},"Platform":[{"code":"PF025","label":"Platform Independent"}],"Version":"7.5.3","Line of Business":{"code":"LOB10","label":"Data and AI"}}]

Document Information

Modified date:
12 October 2021