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E-COB: Getting "Error Code: 120, Pc=0, Call=1, Seg=0120 Symbol String Table Of Zero Size" Running COBOL Process After System Resources are Exhausted (Doc ID 2640063.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 16, 2021

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.57 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


In a production environment on PeopleTools (PT) 8.57.xx, running COBOL processes previously working began failing. One of the processes, a Benefits COBOL, failed with the error below found in the error log.


 The issue was caused by a lack of resources. Prior to running the COBOL process that errored out, a large number of COBOL processes had just been run, exhausting servers' memory and kernel resources.


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