Definition of 4184D


4184D NEED FILE PROTECT RING filename SYSxxx=cuu
Cause: An output file requires a file protect ring.
System Action: If SYSLOG is assigned to a keyboard, the system waits for an operator
response; otherwise, the job is canceled.
Programmer Action: none.
Operator Action: Check that the correct tape is mounted, then place a file protect ring in the
reel and type IGNORE to continue processing. If the action fails, mount the tape on another
drive and reassign the logical unit to the new device.
If the problem persists, issue the ROD command, execute EREP (see DOS/VS SADP), and
have the
· output
· log sheet
· printer output
available for problem determination.

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