COBOL program abends with S0C4 abend when called Via CA Easytrieve program.

Document ID : KB000016492
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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CA Easytrieve release 11.5 or 11.6 program calls Cobol 5.2 program, and the job abends with a S0C4 abend when called via CA Easytrieve. Is any maintenance required?


The description to resolve this for this IBM fix is:

     PI87546: In an ALL31(OFF) environment, CEEFETCH of a COBOL v5+ module produces an unusable function descriptor

The correction for the problem is found via this link:



Additional Information:

Please also ensure that you have the following CA Easytrieve release 11.5/11.6 PTF: RO73486.

This PTF may be downloaded from Support Online.  This PTF prevents a U4038 abend.