Resolving "B049 PARAMETER IGNORED" compiler error

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Article ID: 16957

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Products

CA PanAudit Plus CA Easytrieve Report Generator CA PAN/SQL

Issue/Introduction



Receiving this compiler error:

993 FILE RPTWRK2 F(730 13870) 

993 *******B049 PARAMETER IGNORED - 13870 

Please advise how to resolve it.

Environment

Release: EDBMSU00200-6.4-Easytrieve-Report Generator-Option for DB2-MSU
Component:

Resolution

In order to code the second parameter on the FILE statement, you have to code "FB" instead of "F" for the Record Format. 

Resolved the compiler error by making the following coding changes:
    FILE RPTWRK1 FB(730 27740) 
    FILE RPTWRK2 FB(730 27740) 

 

Additional Information

The second parameter, the optional block-length parameter, is documented on page 122 of the Language Reference Guide for release 11.6:  https://support.ca.com/cadocs/1/j050281e.pdf