The following error messages are issued for either a CICS task or for a batch job running against CV. The messages indicate there was a PAKS abend code.
DC201006 Vnn Tnn CV-Status BE-TaskID Pri FE - ID1 FE - ID2 FE
DC201006 Vnn20 T1 ABRT PAKS nnnnnn 100 nnnnnnnn nnnnnnnn nnnn
DC027007 Vnn Tnn TASK:xxxxxxxx PROG: xxxxxxxx ABENDED WITH CODE PAKS
What can cause a PAKS abend?
The PAKS abend occurs when IDMS tries to allocate storage from the z/OS ECSA (Extended Common Storage Area) for a data packet and the request failed. This is the storage area used by IDMS to allocate the control blocks needed for communicating with batch jobs and CICS tasks.
A PAKS abend code can be caused by the following: