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E-COB: Unable to Compile Cobol Error * Rejected - -C *1507-U Illegal Command Line (Doc ID 2958795.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 01, 2023

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.54 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


 When compiling COBOL using pscbl.mak,  ALL COBOL programs fails to compile.  Below is a sample error.  

/HRSQTY/PT8.54/setup/pscbl_mf.mak : Compiling GPPIDNT7.cbl ...
* Rejected - -C
Illegal command line
cob64: error(s) in compilation: GPPIDNT7.cbl
cp: cannot access GPPIDNT7.gnt
cp: cannot access
cp: cannot access GPPIDNT7.lst
/HRSQTY/PT8.54/setup/pscbl_mf.mak : Error : The list of file(s) failed to compile.
GPPIDNT7 fail to compile


Steps to replicate /compile:
1) Sign on as the owner / as the PeopleSoft admin account
2) cd $PS_HOME/setup
3) pscbl.mak 




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