RDBPROD: Ambiguous Qualifier Error During DBO/MOVE_AREA or DBO/COPY_DATABASE

(Doc ID 1330725.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 05, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle CODASYL DBMS - Version 7.2.1 to 7.3.1.0 [Release 7.2 to 7.3]
Oracle Rdb Server on OpenVMS - Version 7.2.1 to 7.3.1.2 [Release 7.2 to 7.3]
HP OpenVMS Itanium
HP OpenVMS Alpha

Symptoms

Use of an abbreviated /THREADS or /THRESHOLDS qualifier on DBO/MOVE_AREA or DBO/COPY_DATABASE causes a DCL warning:

$ DBO/MOVE/LOG ROOT_FILE AREA_NAME/BLOCK=4/THRES=(1,2,3)
%DCL-W-ABKEYW, ambiguous qualifier or keyword - supply more characters \THRES\

Cause

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