BACKUP Job Failing with SVC99 error rc=4, reason=02D6

Document ID : KB000006096
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Issue:

A unit BACKUP job may fail with the following error:

ERROR: SVC99 error rc=4, reason=02D6 : 

IKJ56231I DATA SET 'sharedprefix.SOURCE NOT ALLOCATED, SYSTEM OR INSTALLATION ERROR+IKJ56231I 

DYNAMIC ALLOCATION REASON CODE IS X'000002D6'. 

ERROR: Cannot open %INCLUDE file SASIN. 

 

Resolution:

Change the SASIN DD

FROM 

//SASIN DD DISP=SHR,DSN='sharedprefix'.SOURCE(BACKUPU) 

TO 

SASIN DD * 

FILENAME FILEREF ''sharedprefix'.SOURCE' DISP=SHR; 

%INC FILEREF(BACKUPU); 

Additional Information:

This is a SAS problem for which details can be found here