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PH23708: Receive message 'Invalid input' when allocating a template dataset in File Manager with value PERM for the Expiration date.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When allocating a new template dataset using the File
    Manager Allocate panel dialog, message 'Invalid input' is
    received when value PERM is entered for the Expiration date.
    File Manager should allow Expiration date values of
    PERM/NEVER/NOLIMIT as in ISPF.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED: Users allocating new dataset in File Manager *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: PERM, NOLIMIT, NEVER and 9999 are not   *
    *                      accepted as valid values on the date    *
    *                      expiration field.                       *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION: Apply the provided PTF.                      *
    ****************************************************************
    Defective internal processing of expiration date field
    

Problem conclusion

  • File Manager has been modified to ensure that PERM, NOLIMIT,
    NEVER and 9999 are valid values on the expiration date field.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PH23708

  • Reported component name

    FILE MANAGER Z/

  • Reported component ID

    5655Q4200

  • Reported release

    E10

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2020-03-25

  • Closed date

    2020-06-24

  • Last modified date

    2020-07-06

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

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

Modules/Macros

  • FMN0LVL  FMN0LVLJ FMN0LVLK FMNMAIN  FMNMAINZ FMNPQAL  FMNPQALL
    FMNPSCNA FMNPTAL
    

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    FILE MANAGER Z/

  • Fixed component ID

    5655Q4200

Applicable component levels

  • RE10 PSY UI70244

       UP20/06/27 P F006

Fix is available

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Document Information

Modified date:
07 July 2020