COBOL: CCPGETSS.cbl Not Compiling On Linux After PT 8.54.16 (Doc ID 2079547.1)

Last updated on JULY 07, 2016

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise CS Campus Community - Version 9 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After an upgrade of PeopleTools from 8.54.10 to 8.54.16 an error is received when attempting to compile the cobol program CCPGETSS.cbl.

ERROR
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 296 01 STR-FUNC. COPY PTCSTRFN.
*1004-E****************************************************************( 0)**
** Continuation character expected. End of literal assumed.
427 01 WS-ACCENT-TABLE REDEFINES WS-ACCENT-LIST.
*1014-E** ( 0)**
** Period missing. Period assumed.
*1007-E** ( 1)**
** VALUE literal size 60 > data item size 58. Literal truncated.
cob64: error(s) in compilation: CCPGETSS.cbl


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. compile cobol programs

Changes

 PeopleTools update from version 8.54.10 to version 8.54.16

Cause

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