IBM APARs related to COBOL 5.x and 6

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Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Introduction:

When dealing with COBOL abends or issues, please be sure that you are at the top level on the IBM side. 

Background:

After upgrading your COBOL software or Datacom software be sure to have the latest APARs related to COBOL. 

Environment:
z/os 1.13 or higher
Instructions:
  1. On the IBM side you may check:

This document contains a complete listing of releases, refreshes and fix packs (also known as PTFs) sorted by version for IBM Enterprise COBOL 5.x/6.1 for z/OS. We recommend installing the latest PTFs as they are cumulative (ie they contain all the APAR fixes made available for the product since it first shipped).

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg27041164

 

   2. On the Datacom side you may check:

If CA Datacom/DB 14.0, APAR #: RO79646, APAR #: RO71415

If CA Datacom/DB 15.0, APAR #: RO83077