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Diagnosing Common Problems That Occur During The Execution of a PeopleSoft Cobol Job [Video] (Doc ID 2017882.1)

Last updated on APRIL 11, 2022

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise CS Financial Aid - Version 8.9 and later
PeopleSoft Enterprise HCM Time and Labor - Version 9 and later
PeopleSoft Enterprise CS Student Records - Version 8.9 and later
PeopleSoft Enterprise CS Campus Community - Version 9 to 9 [Release 9]
PeopleSoft Enterprise HCM Global Payroll Core - Version 9 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This article contains a viewlet and a powerpoint presentation (with the narrative in the slide notes section) that identifies some common problems that occur during processing of a Cobol job for any product in the PeopleSoft Enterprise product line.


This article is intended for technical and functional people who use Peoplesoft Enterprise products that employ COBOL for processing.  The information assumes a rudimentary knowledge of tracing and should be useful for anyone who has never been able to read a trace, as well as for those people who understand some basic concepts. 


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In this Document
 Video Presentation
 Summary of Return Codes and Resolutions
 Problems resulting from cobol that is out of synch with stored statements
 RC=1400  Cannot insert NULL
 RC=8001  Invalid bind variable number
 RC=8003  Invalid SELECT item number
 RC=8006  Invalid datatype specified
 RC=8075 An unsupported parameter datatype was specified
 Other problems with Cobol Jobs
 Max Cursors Exceeded
 Subscript out of Range or Array Size Exceeded
 RC=805   Unique Constraint (Duplicate Insert)
 RC=9990  Operator ID not authorized to run COBOL

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