- After upgrading CA Datacom/DB to release 14.0, any user is getting the following error message when trying to sign on under DDOX or DDOL:
DDOL000017C - DDIP - $VLS FUNC=INIT,LIB=DDOFILE,RC=4,AUX/RC=0C
- Happening under CICS during Signon to transaction DDOL.
- From the IPC Message Reference Guide 14.0: Auxilliary code 12(x'0C') means: The first block of the online library has an invalid format.
Try again. A recurrence of this error means that the library was destroyed.
To recover the library, ask your Site Administrator to restore it from a backup file. If this library was a new on-line library, reformat it.
However, after the installer re-formats the DDOFILE Workfile, same error occurred.
Problem was resolved after re-cycling the CICS region.
It is recommended to take one of the following action:
The FORMAT function formats a new VLS file or re-formats an existing VLS file for processing. Any existing members in the file you format are destroyed.
Important! You must recycle CICS after you extend a VLS library. When changing the blocksize of a VLS library, you must also change the CICS FCT entry that accesses that VLS library. Failure to make this change can result in storage violations.
See CA IPC Message Reference Guide 14.0 for any VLS access error message.
See CA Datacom/DB Message Reference Guide for any Datacom or Data Dictionary error.