Portal | Manuals | References | Downloads | Info | Programs | JCLs | Master the Mainframes
IBM Mainframe Computers Forums Index
 
Register
 
IBM Mainframe Computers Forums Index Mainframe: Search IBM Mainframe Forum: FAQ Memberlist Usergroups Profile Log in to check your private messages Log in
 

 

VSAM serialization error

 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    IBMMAINFRAMES.com Support Forums -> DFSORT/ICETOOL
View previous topic :: :: View next topic  
Author Message
Deepatinfy

New User


Joined: 06 Jun 2005
Posts: 7

PostPosted: Mon Jun 20, 2005 4:18 pm    Post subject: VSAM serialization error
Reply with quote

Hi All,

I am using ADRDSSU utility to back up a set of online VSAM files. The files are first deallocated, then backed up to tapes using the utility and then allocated back again.

The deallocation and allocation are happening fine.

But, some vsam files in the set are giving me

ADR412E (001)-DTDSC(04), DATA SET <VSAM file name>IN CATALOG <CATALOG name> ON VOLUME <Vol> FAILED SERIALIZATION error. These vsams are not getting backed up. No other jobs are accessing these files at the time of back up.

And even if these files were in use, it should not be a problem as the ADRDSSU utility is used with SHARE option.

Any pointers to solve this problem??

Thanks in advance, for any info regarding SERIALIZATION errors in VSAMs or solutions?

Deepesh
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message

Deepatinfy

New User


Joined: 06 Jun 2005
Posts: 7

PostPosted: Mon Jun 20, 2005 6:10 pm    Post subject: Re: VSAM serialization error
Reply with quote

Found the solution (Thanks to volumes of information in the net):


ADR412E (xxx)-mmmmm(yy), DATA SET {dsname | clustername COMPONENT
componentname} [IN CATALOG catname] ON VOLUME volser FAILED
SERIALIZATION

Explanation: An ENQ(EXCLUSIVE), ENQ(SHARE), or dynamic allocation with DISP=OLD or SHR failed after a specified (or defaulted) number of retries. TOL(ENQF) was not specified by the user.

System Action: The data set is not processed. The return code is 8.

Programmer Response: Rerun the job when the data set is not in use by other users. You can increase the WAIT parameters, and if you are not using the COMPRESS command to compress a PDS, you can specify TOL(ENQF).

TOLerate(ENQFailure) specifies that data sets are to be processed even though shared or exclusive access fails.

TOL(ENQF) and FULL or TRACKS are mutually exclusive; you cannot specify these keywords together.

Please do post any comments or suggestions or methods to improve...

Thanks,
Deepesh
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
View previous topic :: :: View next topic  
Post new topic   Reply to topic    IBMMAINFRAMES.com Support Forums -> DFSORT/ICETOOL All times are GMT + 6 Hours
Page 1 of 1

 

Search our Forum:

Similar Topics
Topic Author Forum Replies Posted
No new posts DB2 Program abending without giving a... rahulgarg14 DB2 7 Mon May 29, 2017 8:10 pm
No new posts Getting error while opening a variabl... apandey1 COBOL Programming 5 Fri May 05, 2017 12:22 pm
No new posts VSAM Space Allocation mrgnndhmk JCL & VSAM 7 Sat Apr 22, 2017 12:42 am
No new posts IDC2902I Error tzeche ABENDS & Debugging 2 Tue Mar 28, 2017 11:39 am
No new posts Need help with below DB2 error ashek15 DB2 3 Sat Mar 18, 2017 5:56 am


Facebook
Back to Top
 
Mainframe Wiki | Forum Rules | Bookmarks | Subscriptions | FAQ | Tutorials | Contact Us