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When applying the Symdump Batch release incremental five fixes I receive message ALLOCATION FAILED FOR SMP00018 BECAUSE THERE IS NO DDDEF ENTRY FOR SCCNOBJ IN TARGET ZONE ZNCAIT0.

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Article ID: 199961

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SymDump for CICS SymDump Batch

Issue/Introduction

I have done apply check for fifth incremental fixes and i RECEIVED THE FOLLOWING ERROR MESSAGE.

ALLOCATION FAILED FOR SMP00018 BECAUSE THERE IS NO DDDEF ENTRY FOR SCCNOBJ IN TARGET ZONE ZNCAIT0.

DYNAMIC ALLOCATION FAILED FOR SMP00016 BECAUSE SCCNOBJ IS PART OF THE SMP00016 CONCATENATION BUT WAS NOT ALLOCATED.

Cause

A HOLD Action was missed to define the SCCNOBJ DD DEF 

Environment

Z/OS

Resolution

The error you encountered when apply checking the Symdump batch r 11 incremental five fixes is 

ALLOCATION FAILED FOR SMP00018 BECAUSE THERE IS NO DDDEF ENTRY FOR SCCNOBJ IN TARGET ZONE ZNCAIT0.

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The incremental five fixes have a HOLD action to define a DD DEF for the SCCNOBJ dataset.

APAR #: SO04585

++HOLD (SO04585) SYSTEM FMID(CAVHB00)
REASON (DDDEF ) DATE (18206)
----------+-----------------------------------------------------------+
SEQUENCE | Before Apply |
----------+-----------------------------------------------------------+
PURPOSE | Define target zone DDDEF for SCCNOBJ ddname. |
----------+-----------------------------------------------------------+
USERS | All users installing this PTF |
AFFECTED | |
----------+-----------------------------------------------------------+
KNOWLEDGE | SMP/e |
REQUIRED | |
----------+-----------------------------------------------------------+
ACCESS | Update privileges for SMPCSI (CSI) datasets |
REQUIRED | |
----------+-----------------------------------------------------------+

Below is sample JCL on the HOLD action

//DDDEFUPD EXEC PGM=GIMSMP,REGION=0M
//SMPCSI DD DISP=SHR,DSN=globalhlq
//SMPCNTL DD *
SET BOUNDARY(CAIT0).
UCLIN .
ADD DDDEF ( SCCNOBJ )
DATASET ( CBC.SCCNOBJ ) SHR .
ENDUCL.
/*



The DATASET ( CBC.SCCNOBJ ) value is usually the DEFAULT name CBC.SCCNOBJ that is install with Z/OS.