RECEIVE PTF FAILS WITH UNACCEPTABLE DATA

Document ID : KB000128382
Last Modified Date : 27/02/2019
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Issue:
Trying to RECEIVE a PTF but it fails with:

GIM36306E ** THE ++ASSIGN MCS IS OUT OF SEQUENCE.                      
GIM39801I    SYSMOD apar-number WAS NOT RECEIVED BECAUSE IT HAS A          
             SYNTAX OR CONSTRUCTION ERROR.                             



 
Cause:
There were both z/VSE and z/OS APARs included as input to the RECEIVE job.
Resolution:
Remove all z/VSE APARs from the input to the RECEIVE job
Additional Information:
https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/en/SSLTBW_2.1.0/com.ibm.zos.v2r1.gim0000/g36306e.htm