Definition of 4186I

 

4186I INVALID FORMAT RECORD
Cause: A format record less than the minimum size or more than the maximum size was
loaded via the OPEN macro, or
The format record size specified in the DTF is less than the length of the format record loaded
via the OPEN macro, or
A hardware error occurred during open time.
System Action: The job is canceled.
Programmer Action: If an attempt was made to load an invalid format record, resubmit the
job with the correct format record.
Operator Action: Issue the ROD command, execute EREP (see DOS/VS SADP), and have the
system log and printer output available for problem determination.





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