EPY: Pay Calc Abends After 15-C When Internal Sort Area is Exceeded (Doc ID 2048318.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 26, 2015

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise HCM Payroll for North America - Version 9.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

We are on HCM 9.1 PT 8.53 and when applying Tax Update 15-C and running Pay calc getting this error.
Pay Calc process in PSUNX is just completed fine. The issue is with DB2/OS390. Can you please check and let us know if something wrong in COBOL for OS390.
The section of code that it abended on in PSPPYNET.CBL, i.e. section SB000-SAVE-PREV-DED-AMT,

Log file.
Abeneded module
PSPPYNET

Abeneded section
SB000-SAVE-PREV-DED-AMT

Abended statement
MOVE DED-CUR-PAYBK OF DARRY (WK-DED-IDX1 WK-DED-IDX2)
 TO DED-CUR-PAYBK-PREV OF
  DARRY (WK-DED-IDX1 WK-DED-IDX2)

Abend information
A system abend 0C7 occurred in module PSPPYNET program PSPPYNET at offset
X'115EC'.
  
A program-interruption code 0007 (Data Exception) is associated with this abend
and indicates that:
  
 A decimal digit or sign was invalid.
  
The abend was caused by machine instruction F855518F217D (ZERO AND ADD).
  
Recently referenced data items:
  
 Data Item . . . . . . . . : BLL=0001+334
  At Address. . . . . . . : 23434394
  Length. . . . . . . . . : X'4'
  Data Item Storage . . . : D9D9E86D *RRY_*


From Trace file
CONNECT SAVE 00034=00034 PSPSTTRT_S_FUTACR
  0.000 0.000 #001 RC= 0 Fetch
JAJ-14
JAJ-15
JAJ-16
JAJ-22
JAJ-23
JAJ-24-1
SB000
DEDUCTION-COUNT OF DARRY :00003
DEDUCTION-CLASS-MAX :00006
DEDCD :8U31AT
WK-DED-IDX2:00001
WK-DED-IDX1:00001
JAJ-24-5
WK-DED-IDX2:00002
WK-DED-IDX1:00001
JAJ-24-5
WK-DED-IDX2:00003
WK-DED-IDX1:00001
JAJ-24-5
WK-DED-IDX2:00004
WK-DED-IDX1:00001
JAJ-24-5
WK-DED-IDX2:00005
WK-DED-IDX1:00001
JAJ-24-5


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Apply Tax Update 15-C
2. Create Paysheets
3. Run Paycalc process

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot apply Tax Update 15-C, which has Legislative and Regulatory changes.

Cause

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