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seevignesh

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PostPosted: Thu Aug 20, 2009 5:15 pm    Post subject: Error Reading file
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I am getting abend U3500 with error code 000008BC
while reading file.

Even when I made that file empty , it throws Same abend.

could anyone help me out of this..?


additional Information
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ZOSBATCH - SEQ file

It is a Variable length record .
so I was given 4 bytes extra too.
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enrico-sorichetti

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PostPosted: Thu Aug 20, 2009 5:20 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Error Reading file
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what about posting the full message log with the message identifier

a techically correct but useless answer (*) would be ...
search the meaning of the u3500 abend and the 0008bc error code
for Your environment

from here it could be anything

(*) for somebody not willing to help himself
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Robert Sample

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PostPosted: Thu Aug 20, 2009 5:22 pm    Post subject:
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The U prefix means user abend -- not a system problem. Is this a utility such as sort you're running, an application program in some language, or what? With as little as you've given us, it's very difficult to know what could cause the error, much less how to fix it.
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Terry Heinze

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PostPosted: Thu Aug 20, 2009 8:36 pm    Post subject:
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As Robert says, Unnnn abends are generated by the application program except in the case of IMS. They have a range of Unnnn messages.
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