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pmvino

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PostPosted: Tue Oct 11, 2011 12:44 pm    Post subject: Dataset Not Found
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Hi,

In the dataset list (Start 3.4) I entered the below dataset name
SYS1.UNI.PANELS

The Panle is showing me the above dataset. But While trying to browse/select/Information, I am getting an error message that 'Data set not found'.

Please help me to know why I am getting the error message though the dataset list panel displays the dataset

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pmvino
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PostPosted: Tue Oct 11, 2011 12:55 pm    Post subject:
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The catalog entry is incorrect
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PostPosted: Tue Oct 11, 2011 1:32 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Dataset Not Found
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Since this is the System defined data set, Why they have to buid the dataset with the catalog error.

Any Specific uasge of this

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PostPosted: Tue Oct 11, 2011 1:40 pm    Post subject:
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why not run a listcat against the ds?
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PostPosted: Tue Oct 11, 2011 2:39 pm    Post subject: Reply to: Dataset Not Found
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SYS1.UNI.PANELS
is not according to the standard IBM naming convention

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Since this is the System defined data set, Why they have to buid the dataset with the catalog error.
not a question to be asked here, nor to IBM
ask those who did the customization and dataset allocation at Your site
it is not a system dataset, it is a user dataset, related to the system setup, but always a user dataset
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Anuj Dhawan

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PostPosted: Tue Oct 11, 2011 4:10 pm    Post subject:
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It might happen when the dataset was catalogued on a volume, but was not physically there. Can you PF10/PF11 and see the LRECL, DSORG and so on? If that information is blank, then the DSN is not on the volume.
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PostPosted: Tue Oct 11, 2011 4:48 pm    Post subject:
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I too think that its an orphan entry which does not exist at all physically.
Does the system go into a very long wait state when B or E is issuesd?
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