CA Sysview 14.2 NumberFormatException at download via CSM

Document ID : KB000005337
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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When using CSM (CA Software Manager) to download CA Sysview 14.2 it's failing with the error message :

  Request is using FTP connections for downloads.
  The following error was encountered: For input string: "3883815936"


  Processing completed, but errors have occured

z/os anySysview 14.2CSM any

A new component is developed which is called MTC-OI (Mainframe Team Center - Operational Intelligence). This is packaged in a separate pax file, but is included in the packlist of CA Sysview 14.2.

This new component has a pax file with the size of almost 4Gb. This is currently causing a problem with above messages during the download of this specific package into the CSM software catalog. 


If you want to proceed with the download and installation of CA Sysview 14.2 itself, the base component, you can use the following procedure to bypass the error.

Use the CA Suppport website to download the CA Sysview pax file into your USS filesystem on the mainframe. The base install pax file is present in the download center under the CA Sysview product.
It's called 

To download the pax file into your USS directory you can use the manual procedures, or batch FTP download. Both procedures are described in this document:

When downloaded you can install the CA Sysview 14.2 pax file via CSM using the action 'Install External Package' at the Products tab under Actions.


Additional Information:

To solve the problem with CSM. 
There is a solution available :

Release    Solution      Build
5.1           RO94373   127
6.0           RO94232   141
6.1           RO94259   13