S0C4 REASON 38 SYNCSORT 2.1.0 WER999A CSECT QKQCRVEC

Document ID : KB000056550
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
Show Technical Document Details

Description:

Executing CA Database Management Solutions for DB2 for z/OS Post Install ssid0001 Create task which is invoking CA Fast Unload for DB2 for z/OS to unload from a table with an ORDER BY clause.  The invoked Syncsort external sort abends with the following:

WER999A H9901001,EXECRBP2,        -  UNSUCCESSFUL SORT 0C4 S

SYSTEM COMPLETION CODE=0C4  REASON CODE=00000038                    
PSW AT TIME OF ERROR  078C1001   895A620E  ILC 6  INTC 38         
   NO ACTIVE MODULE FOUND                                          
   NAME=UNKNOWN                                                    
   DATA AT PSW  095A6208 - D2071038  A008D207  10206098

A system abend 0C4 reason code X'38' occurred in module SYNCSORT CSECT QKQCRVEC
at offset X'0'.                                                                            

PFU0186E - ERRORS UNLOADING.  ORDER CLAUSE USED.
           CHECK ST01MSG/PTIMSG FOR CAUSES.   RC:

SYNCSORT FOR Z/OS  2.1.0.0NI 

 

Solution:

Add Syncsort option LBPESAM to the //$ORTPARM DD override as in the following example to circumvent:

//$ORTPARM DD *
VSCORE=00420K,VSCORET=04096K,LBPESAM

Contact Syncsort technical support for permanent coding solution.