CCS 15.0 upgrade Initialization error


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CA CIS CA Common Services for z/OS CA 90s Services CA Database Management Solutions for DB2 for z/OS CA Common Product Services Component CA Common Services CA ecoMeter Server Component FOC CA Easytrieve Report Generator for Common Services CA Infocai Maintenance CA IPC Unicenter CA-JCLCheck Common Component CA LDAP Server for z/OS CA Mainframe VM Product Manager CA Chorus Software Manager CA On Demand Portal CA Service Desk Manager - Unified Self Service CA PAM Client for Linux for zSeries CA Mainframe Connector for Linux on System z CA Graphical Management Interface CA Web Administrator for Top Secret CA CA- Xpertware MF - MISC OLD CODES SERVICE ASSURE Generic Uniservice for CICS Generic Uniservice II CA Output Management Web Viewer


Recently upgraded CA Common services from version 14.1 to 15.0 dynamically without an IPL.

When starting CAS9, experienced a S378-1C abend.

The abend may be witnessed as an initialization error for CAIMB838 or an abend in LMOD CAILPAM


Backleveled copy of CAIPLAM loaded into common storage prior to the execution of CAS9 (CAIRIM) at the new release level.

It is documented that the currently executing 14.1 environment be current with maintenance.



Release : 15.0

Component : CAIRIM - Resource Initialization Manager


If subsequent restart of CAS9 fails or other abends are witnessed, IPL the system to implement the new release.

Additional Information

Upgrade to CA Common Services for z/OS 15.0 Without an IPL