Definition of 8109I

 

8109I CYLxxx, TRKxx, IS DEFECTIVE AND NO ALTERNATE IS AVAILABLE
Note: The cylinder and track numbers are given in decimal and not in hexadecimal notation.
Cause: The indicated track is defective and no more alternate tracks are available.
This is probably a hardware error.
System Action: The job is canceled.
Programmer Action: none.
Operator Action: If message 8108I has occurred several times prior to this message. and
the indicated track in all these messages is the same, the disk drive is probably defective.
Move the disk pack to another drive and rerun the program.
· the indicated tracks are random, the pack could be defective. Try another drive.
If the problem persists, have the
· job stream
· system log
· printer output
· ROD command output
· EREP output (see DOS/VS SADP)
available for problem determination.





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