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Difference between the error code B-37 and E-37

 
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 07, 2005 5:13 am    Post subject: Difference between the error code B-37 and E-37
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I would like to know the difference between the error code B-37 and E-37. Both relate to space shortage during allocation but an eexample would definitely help clarify the difference.

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 07, 2005 6:30 am    Post subject: Re: JCL Error codes
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B-37 - Disk volume out of space, can't write output. The system gave all the primary space and as much as secondary space it could
E-37 - There was insufficient space on the volume. To solve this problem is specify more volumes in JCL

Hope this helps!

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 07, 2005 12:57 pm    Post subject:
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check this link
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 09, 2005 2:43 am    Post subject:
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Thanx a lot for pointing me in the right direction guys..

From what I gleaned,

SB37 -- End of volume .. this may be solved by reducing the primary or secondary space requests, i.e., the system is unable to allocate the requested space in one volume. Another alternative would be to exactly specify a particular volume serial which has the space needed. A third way might be to request the allocation to be done on multiple volumes.

SE37 -- End of extents... this would mean that the maximum space allocated (primary +16 extents) is not sufficient to hold the entire data. This implies we have to increase the primary /secondary space allocation parameters.
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 09, 2005 2:48 am    Post subject:
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Please do correct me if what I have said is incorrect.
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PostPosted: Fri Aug 28, 2009 9:20 pm    Post subject:
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naive wrote:
Thanx a lot for pointing me in the right direction guys..

From what I gleaned,

SB37 -- End of volume .. this may be solved by reducing the primary or secondary space requests

SE37 -- End of extents... this would mean that the maximum space allocated (primary +16 extents) is not sufficient to hold the entire data.


First, educing the primary or secondary space requests cannot resolve SB37 abends. The only way is to specify volume which has enough space.
If you specify very large allocation space for the dataset, and the system cannot provide the space you specified, the system can reduce the space requirement automatically.(If you look at the job log, and you can see what system does in this occasion.)

Second, maximum space dataset can allocate is (Primary +15 extents)! not 16 extents.
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PostPosted: Fri Aug 28, 2009 11:11 pm    Post subject:
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Any particular reason you're responding to a thread that has been inactive for FOUR years?
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