Non-Scratch Tape Mounted for a Scratch Request

(Doc ID 1015329.1)

Last updated on JUNE 23, 2016

Applies to:

Sun StorageTek Host Software Component (HSC) for MVS and z/OS - Version 6.1 and later
Sun StorageTek Enterprise Library Software (ELS) - Version 7.0 and later
IBM z/OS on System z

Symptoms

Tape mounted is non-scratch.
TMS issues error message.
Volume is not scratch according to TMC

EDG4027I VOLUME xxxxxx REJECTED. IT IS NOT A SCRATCH VOLUME AND MOUNT REQUEST WAS NON-SPECIFIC
IECTMS3 dddd,vvvvvv is not SCRTCH (cde)

Cause

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