Why 'CROSS-DEVICE LINK' Error is Generated While Running Some Batch Programs on IBM (AIX) Platform? (Doc ID 383150.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 17, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Retail Merchandising System - Version 10.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance 29-Nov-2010
Checked for relevance 12-Feb-2013

Goal

While running some batch programs on IBM (AIX) platform, the following error is encountered, Why?

saimptlog_1~20060623142408~FinalOutputData~~104~RET-0104: generic file handling error~ERROR: Failure renaming thead output file - Cross-device link saimptlog_1~20060623142408~FinalOutputData~~104~RET-0104: generic file handling error~ERROR: Failure renaming customer output file -

 

 


Note : The above error is specific to the program saimptlog but there are some other programs like saexpach.pc, saexprdw.pc, saexprms.pc which are using the RENAME function, and can fail because of this error.

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