HISTM IEF286I - DISP FIELD INCOMPATIBLE WITH DSNAME

Document ID : KB000130258
Last Modified Date : 29/03/2019
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Issue:
The HISTM monthly archive job is failing with the following error:

IEF286I N97228HI MICS HISTM HIHARCCU - DISP FIELD INCOMPATIBLE WITH DSNAME
Environment:
CA MICS Resource Management r14.1
Cause:
Reference is made to an existing generation data group (GDG) data set name (for example,
generation 0), but the data set does not yet exist.                

f.e

//HIHARCCU DD DISP=OLD,DSN=prefix.HISTM.HARCCU(0),
// VOL=(PRIVATE,RETAIN),                                 
// UNIT=(,,DEFER)                                        
Resolution:
Submit the job in 'prefix.CNTL(GDGSGEN)'  to create the GDG Base and 0 generation history archive datasets. 
If required, set the month step to M=900 before resubmitting the HISTM job.   
Additional Information:
More information about the HISTM Operational Job can be found here