A DDUPDATE is executed in order to re-define HUMAN-RESOURCE sample database structure in CA Datadictionary but it fails and returns the following error message:
FUNCTION = ADD ALIAS
NAME = HUMAN-AREA-A1
**** ERROR **** RETURN CODE = DDPAL10001 DUPLICATE ALIAS FOR ENTITY-TYPE
DUPLICATE ALIAS, NAME= PEOPLE
while adding an ALIAS entry (HUMAN-AREA-A1) for PERSONNEL AREA
HUMAN-AREA-A1 was also the ALIAS for a very old AREA, which name was PEOPLE, that existed in HUMAN-RESOURCE database before CA Datacom 9.0; this area should no longer exist in CA Datadictionary as it is supposed that it has been already deleted by previous upgrade processes, that recreated the sample database.
First run a DDUPDATE or DDUTILTY with the following cards to have a list of all the versions of PEOPLE area:
Then delete the history version(s) of that area using these cards:
The above password usually is HR11.