Definition of 2143I


content of statement in error
Cause: At least one of the entry point labels specified in the indicated statement is duplicated.
System Action: The invalid statement is ignored and processing continues, unless ACTION
CANCEL was specified to cancel the job.
Programmer Action: Refer to card format 3, linkage editor control statements (DOS/VS
System Control Statements, under Linkage Editor) and compare this with the output on
SYSLST. The probable errors are:
· Duplication of the entry point. From the link-edit map, determine the duplicate entry point
label or labels. Refer to the note in card format 3. Eliminate the duplication and reassemble
and link-edit the job. The same error message will recur if not all duplications are resolved.
· A // EXEC LNKEDT card missing between INCLUDEs.
Correct the job stream and link-edit the job.
If the problem recurs, have the
· linkage editor map
· log sheet
· job control cards
· object modules
available for problem determination.
If the program was compiled again, have source deck and the program listing available.
Operator Action: none.

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