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What is the difference between System Abend and User Abend?

 
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 15, 2007 11:33 pm    Post subject: What is the difference between System Abend and User Abend?
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What is the difference between System Abend and User Abend?

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PostPosted: Sat Jun 16, 2007 12:42 am    Post subject:
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A user abend is when the program abends because you tell it to.

A system abend is when the system detects an error and abends.
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PostPosted: Sat Jun 16, 2007 1:09 am    Post subject: Can you please explain user abend?
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Thank you so much expat. I couldnt understand user abend. can u please explain it.
I saw your replies to various questions. Excellent.

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PostPosted: Sat Jun 16, 2007 1:20 am    Post subject:
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A user abend is when a certain condition is encountered that is a known error condition, and the programmer then requests that the program abends with a given user code (abend).
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PostPosted: Sun Jun 17, 2007 6:36 am    Post subject: Re: What is the difference between System Abend and User Abe
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User abend u need to handle... for eg: when ur giving a GU call to some IMS Database, if the calls fails then in the else part u can handle this user abend by calling abend routines and move necessary values to Data areas. so when u see the dumps after abending it will give more details.. in general every company as per the standards user abend must handle....
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 19, 2007 9:12 am    Post subject: Re: What is the difference between System Abend and User Abe
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Hi,
The System Abend are start with S (For example Soc4, Soc7, etc.)
The User Abend are start with U (For example U0040, U0012, etc.)

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Ramesh.
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 22, 2007 9:15 pm    Post subject: Thank u expat
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Thank u expat for ur useful answer.
Ramesh, user abend starts with U, ok. But my question is how will u define / explain user abend?
Expat, how will u relate ur definition with U4038/U0012... Can u please answer to this? 'If any given condition, move 4038 to the field name'? is this the procedure?
Already u gave me valuable info. Please ans also to the above question.

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