SASSHIS5: ICE185A - S0C4 ABEND WAS ISSUED BY DFSORT

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Article ID: 209582

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Products

CA Workload Automation CA 7 Edition

Issue/Introduction

Using parm ZSORT=YES in ICEPRMxx member for IBM DFSORT, program SASSHIS5 will abend with error message:  

ICE185A 0 AN S0C4  ABEND WAS ISSUED BY DFSORT, ANOTHER PROGRAM OR AN EXIT (PHASE S 1) 

 How to bypass this problem? 

 

Environment

Release :  

Component : CA-7

Resolution

This error is solved applying the IBM APAR PH32395.

It will disable ZSORT option for this SORT step, so it will end correctly and probably with message

'ICE267I 0 ZSORT ACCELERATOR PATH NOT USED RSN=nnn'

as all other SORT jobs/steps for which ZSORT is not usable for different reasons.