Here is the July/August list of New & Updated Gen Knowledge Base Articles (July 1 - August 31, 2023, US EDT)The full list of KB articles can be found on the Gen Product page: https://support.broadcom.com/group/ecx/productdetails?productName=GenScroll down to "Knowledge Base Articles" and use "Browse All". Change the default "Sort By Relevance" to "Sort By Updated Date". Also at the bottom of the page, you can increase the default value of 10 for "Results per page".One other thing to note is there now a "facet" name "Gen" which covers all 4 Gen product names: Gen, Gen - Host Encyclopedia, Gen - Run Time Distributed, Gen - Workstation Toolset.When the above article search results are initially displayed the Product is filtered on the facet Gen but only with product name Gen i.e.
Use X on the first "Gen" (facet name) to clear the Product filter and then from left-hand Product list select Gen (facet name):That results in the following new Product filter which shows all articles which contain any of the 4 Gen product names:
Using the Gen 8.6 Communications Bridge with SSL/TLS
This article will describe how SSL can be used with the Gen 8.6 Communications Bridge.,1. First, you must configure the Client/Proxy communications to use SSL by editing the appropriate configuration file for each Client/Proxy language: C (GUI/C Proxy/COM proxy) - commcfg.ini not using Client Manager # TCP ....
Article ID :272475
Product :Gen - Run Time Distributed,Gen
Source :Knowledge Base Articles
Updated Date :8/31/2023 4:23 PM
Gen client/server CSU-ERROR "Bad state" in getViewFromCFB()
Facing the error while running a COM Proxy transaction from a web browser to remote Gen CICS server: CSU-ERROR: Bad state detected in CICFBMsgBase::getViewFromCFB(). More details: The server load module is the same in all the CICS regions. When targe....,Capture CMIDEBUG trace files from successful and failing CICS REGION tests. The successful CMIDEBUG trace file for the REGION1 server shows the message "ERR: Header userid required" is being returned and processed correctly as "ExitStateMsg=Processin....
Article ID :269662
Product :Gen,Gen - Run Time Distributed
Updated Date :8/30/2023 9:08 PM
Gen TISRVMSL "DID NOT RECEIVE FULL CFB HEADER; SOCKET CLOSED"
What changes can I make to resolve Gen 8.6 Multi Sockets CICS Listener TISRVMSL error messages: TISRVMSL TIML TASK=######## MM/DD/YYYY HH:MM:SS DID NOT RECEIVE FULL CFB HEADER; SOCKET CLOSED,The message "DID NOT RECEIVE FULL CFB HEADER; SOCKET CLOSED" is produced when the listener receives the buffer (the header part of CFBDATA) from TCP/IP and does not get the entire number of bytes of data. It could be that the network data transmissi....
Article ID :16998
Updated Date :8/30/2023 8:44 PM
How to remove a Gen Host Encyclopedia (HE)
What are the steps to remove an old/unwanted Gen Host Encyclopedia (HE).,IMPORTANT The instructions assume that the Host Encyclopedia (HE) to be removed uses DB2 databases that are completely separate from any other HE that is still in use. It is assumed that all models are already moved to a new Host Encyclopedia (if nec....
Article ID :271053
Product :Gen - Host Encyclopedia,Gen
Updated Date :8/29/2023 8:30 PM
Does Gen support MEMLIMIT specifically EDSA (64-bit) in CICS?
Does z/OS Gen generated Cobol code support MEMLIMIT specifically EDSA (64-bit) in CICS?,Currently in z/OS only, Gen produces 31-bit applications. The z/OS Gen runtimes do not exploit 64-bit extended dynamic storage area. Gen has no specific requirement on DSA size or Memory Limit, the recommendation is to follow IBM recommendations.
Article ID :269329
Product :Gen,Gen - Host Encyclopedia
Updated Date :8/29/2023 12:18 PM
Tailoring TICCMPL delivered in Gen 8.6 PTF LU01885
How to tailor the COBOL compile CLIST TICCMPL for a COBOL version different to 6.2,The new TICCMPL clist will also work for COBOL 6.3 and 6.4. It is recommended to use OPT(2) but the OPT compiler option can be modified according to site preference. The compiler options SIZE and STGOPT are removed from the TICCMPL clist in support o....
Article ID :269827
Updated Date :8/28/2023 12:00 AM
Resolve Gen generated code link errors building on Linux with gcc versions 10 and 11
Building Gen generated code on Linux systems using a newer version of the gcc compiler (version 10 and 11) will result in linker errors. Customers will observe the following error when linking with the newer compiler versions: multiple definition of ....,There is a workaround which will revert the compiler default. Edit the $IEFH/make/ief_linux.h file, adding –fcommon after the –fPIC for the definition of CFLAGS and CFLAGS2 as illustrated below: #ifdef IEF_TUX CC = g++ CFLAGS = VIEWC32 = ....
Article ID :272333
Gen - Run Time Distributed,Gen - Workstation Tools
Updated Date :8/24/2023 3:01 PM
JCL to download a PTF from support web site to z/OS
Attempting to use the JCL to extract a PTF from the Support Online site directly to the z/OS server. Receiving the following error: EZA1736I FTP (TIME 40 EZY2640I Using 'TCPIP.FTP.DATA' for local si....,Before following the next steps, open to edit the FTP job and then type the UNNUM command on the command lines to clear out the numbers in columns 72-80. Please repeat this operation on all the lines to confirm that you remove them all. 1) Go to th....
Article ID :210734
Product :Gen,Easytrieve Report Generator
Updated Date :8/24/2023 6:48 AM
Maximum number of Gen CSE object ids and nearing the limit
What is the maximum number of object ids that the Gen Client Server Encyclopedia (CSE) can hold and how do I know if my CSE is nearing it's limit?,The maximum number of object ids that a CSE can hold is 2147483647. NOTE: The CSE does not reuse object ids that have been previously allocated to an object but subsequently deleted due to the removal of that object. Object id partitions: CSE origi....
Article ID :11364
Updated Date :8/22/2023 6:25 PM
How to migrate a Gen CSE Oracle database to SQL Server
Does Gen have a utility to unload a Gen CSE Oracle database (schema) and reload into a Microsoft SQL Server database?,Gen doesn't provide a utility to migrate a CSE Oracle database to a corresponding Microsoft SQL Server database. Theoretically one possibility is to use the "Microsoft SQL Server Migration Assistant for Oracle (OracleToSQL)": https://docs.microsoft.c....
Article ID :141168
Updated Date :8/22/2023 5:30 PM
Copy model from Gen CSE to HE retaining common ancestry
Is it possible to copy a Gen model(s) from a Client Server Encyclopedia (CSE) to a Host Encyclopedia (HE) and preserve common ancestry? These are CSE models that have not been previously extracted from a HE as child models.,It is not possible to copy a model from a CSE to HE and preserve the common ancestry because the implementation of common ancestry across the 2 types of encyclopedia is different. If on the CSE you use the CSE server download command with options "-l....
Article ID :187746
Updated Date :8/22/2023 5:23 PM
Self-Service tips for Broadcom
Self service tips on how to search for known Broadcom articles, community posts, and documentation.,Table of Contents Identify the problem Search from the Broadcom Support Portal Filter setup Search by latest updated/available content Advanced Search Other Search Engines Additional Search Tips Documentation Searching Feedback Communities Forum Sear....
Article ID :249645
Support Portal,Endpoint Protection,Data Loss Preve
Updated Date :8/22/2023 6:43 AM
Gen application "unhandled win32 exception" OR does not open
At runtime, if the Dynamic MFC PTF RTN86217 / LU03130 is applied but the application window manager has not been re-built, the following exception may occur: "An unhandled win32 exception occurred..." (screen shot below). If the Just-In-Time Debugger....,To mitigate the impact of installing these PTFs: 1. Troubleshooting tips: - Look at the date/time of the .exe to see if it's later than the PTF installation date. - Add an eye-catcher: Update the application.h file (see below for example). Change ....
Article ID :227510
Gen,Gen - Run Time Distributed,Gen - Workstation T
Updated Date :8/20/2023 4:36 PM
How to compile a Gen C External Action Block for Windows
How do you compile a Gen External Action Block (EAB) for the C programming language under Windows.,In order to compile a CA Gen EAB, perform the following steps: 1. First make sure that a copy of the EAB source stub module (.c file) has been moved to a location other than the .ief\c directory. This will ensure that in case the procedure con....
Article ID :11169
Product :Gen,Gen - Workstation Toolset
Updated Date :8/17/2023 11:54 PM
Steps to build Java External Action Blocks (EAB) in Gen
This document gives an example based on the instructions in the Gen 8.6 doc. section: Gen™ 8.6 > Distributed Processing > Working With Enterprise JavaBeans > External Action Blocks in Java,Setting up the build directory for the EABs: 1. Create a directory under the sample.ief root directory giving it a name of choice e.g. javaeabs 2. Under the new directory create a directory with the short model name. For e.g. javaeabs\sample (Optio....
Article ID :27818
Updated Date :8/17/2023 12:12 AM
OpenTextFile File_Dialog does not open in Gen 8.6 ASP.NET client
I am trying to create a Gen 8.6 ASP.NET web based client which presents a file explorer that shows only Excel files from the user's PC then, after the user selects the file, inserts its data into a database table for loading onto the browser window. ....,Gen L1 Support tested code for OpenTextFile options File_Dialog and Filename for GUI/C and ASP.NET applications. For GUI/C both options were successful. However, under ASP.NET only the Filename option was successful and the File_Dialog option did not....
Article ID :269288
Updated Date :8/14/2023 8:27 PM
DTU startup fails after Gen 8.6 custom installer package
We have recently installed the Gen 8.6 software with a custom installer package that also includes PTFs i.e. Gen 8.6.3 Consolidation PTF WKS86300 and some later PTFs. Some users are not able to start the Diagram Trace Utility. On machines where the G....,1. The Gen 8.6.3 Consolidation PTF WKS86300/LU06327 makes 2 updates for the DTU under directory "%Gen86%\Gen\dt" during its post-processing steps using file "DTU-8.6.3-post-procedure.bat": a. For the Eclipse 3.2 to 4.9 build update, it completely mov....
Article ID :271137
Updated Date :8/6/2023 6:59 PM
Gen DTU startup fails after installing PTF WKS86300
At Gen 8.6 PTF level WKS86200 the Diagram Trace Utility (DTU) was running successfully. However, after the installation of 8.63 Consolidation PTF WKS86300 the DTU attempted startup fails and a DiagramTrace dialog box appears with message: An error ha....,Rename the temporary work directory "C:\Users\USERID\AppData\Local\CA\Gen 8.6\cfg\DiagramTrace" to clear the current DTU cache and resolve the problem.
Article ID :270623
Updated Date :8/6/2023 6:49 PM
Gen 8.6 CSE configuration for remote SQL Server database
How to configure the Gen 8.6 CSE to use a remote SQL Server database i.e. the database is on a separate remote server to where the CSE software will be installed, configured and run.,Historically it was never recommended to use a CSE with a remote database due to possible performance problems over a networked database connection. However with advances in network speeds and bandwidths that concern may be reduced. For a CSE server ....
Article ID :191101
Updated Date :8/6/2023 5:02 PM
Generating for Java Web HTML and get errors: image file not found
Attempted to generate a Client Procedure in the Toolset that were GUI 'C' clients, but now are Java Web clients. Get several of the following errors for different images: "Image file not found C:\........\.jpg,For GUI applications, the accepted bitmap format as documented are: .PPM, .BMP, .ICO or .DIB and for GUI these bitmaps are placed in the /bitmap directory within the local model. To reference these bitmaps targeting html (JVM/Java), users need to cr....
Article ID :269075
Gen,Gen - Host Encyclopedia,Gen - Run Time Distrib
Updated Date :8/3/2023 9:47 AM
Gen remote Build Tool server connection issues
When launching the Gen Build Tool client on Windows and attempting to connect to a remote Unix/Linux Build Tool server, receive the error message: Remote host () is not available,The cause of the error can be primarily one or more of these reasons: 1. The hostname was incorrectly specified. This is self-explanatory. Make sure to specify the correct hostname or IP address for the Build Tool server. Consider using the 'ping' ....
Article ID :45530
Updated Date :8/2/2023 10:23 PM
Gen Build Tool (BT) client/server build request connection
When the Gen Build Tool (BT) client sends a build request to the BT server how is the connection processed at the TCP/IP layer?,When a Gen Build Tool (BT) client sends a build request to the BT server's listening port, the BT client opens an ephemeral port and sends the port number and the client's IP address to the server. The client's IP address is obtained from a DNS look....
Article ID :139143
Updated Date :8/2/2023 10:16 PM
Reporting on Gen model information (Host Encyclopedia)
How can the different component count information for the contents of a Gen model be extracted from a model residing on the Host Encyclopedia (HE) i.e. For Database Components: 1) Total Entity Types in Data Model 2) Total Tables in Physical Data Mode....,In the HE the Model Contents Report can be run on each model and should be able to provide most of the required information. The alternative is to run SQL against the Host Encyclopedia tables. 1. For the Model Contents Report, the resulting report (d....
Article ID :270348
Updated Date :8/1/2023 4:05 PM
Gen Web Service Wizard User Tomcat and Axis install steps
This article is to help users install Apache Tomcat and Axis which are required for use in the Gen Web Service Wizard feature,Download Tomcat from http://jakarta.apache.org. Select Binaries under the Downloads heading and select the desired version. Set environment variable CATALINA_HOME to the Tomcat root directory where Tomcat was installed. Download Axis at http://ws.apa....
Article ID :49624
Updated Date :8/1/2023 12:20 AM
Gen ASP.NET app using Firefox "The resource cannot be found"
Gen 8.6 ASP.NET application .ashx pages do not load in Firefox and return error "The resource cannot be found". Firefox version is up to date at version 115.02 The .ashx file redirects to the browser specfic page IefFirefoxApplication.aspx Under Ch....,In the application install directory copy the file IefChromeApplication.aspx to IefFirefoxApplication.aspx and the problem will be resolved. Optionally, in the new file IefFirefoxApplication.aspx, the html title can also be changed i.e. FROM:
Article ID :270007
Updated Date :7/31/2023 7:05 PM
Gen 8.6 applications/CSE & 8.5 CSE with Oracle 18c or 19c
This article describes the current support available for using Oracle Database 18c or 19c with Gen 8.6 generated applications and the Client Server Encyclopedia (CSE). It also covers internal support testing done for the Gen 8.5 Client Server Encyclo....,Gen 8.6 Generated Applications Oracle 18c: Gen 8.6 Windows runtime PTF RTN86121/SS08664 (ORACLE 18C SUPPORT) provides the ability to rebuild Gen runtimes aecoran.dll and stuboran.exe for respective Windows C and GUI applications plus the Oracle DDL L....
Article ID :133228
Updated Date :7/31/2023 6:24 PM
Gen 8.6 PTFs - check current and apply missing
For any Operating System platform. how to check what Gen 8.6 PTFs are applied/installed and what PTFs are missing i.e. need to be applied/installed?,1. MAINFRAME (z/OS): a. For the z/OS platform, the status of the PTFs applied can be checked by running an SMP/E report of the Gen 8.6 CSI data set to list what SYSMODS have been received. This is an example of JCL that can be used to run an SMP/E re....
Article ID :220029
Updated Date :7/30/2023 9:21 PM
Gen DTU startup fails (see only splash screen)
When starting the Gen Diagram Trace Utility (DTU) from a Windows workstation, it appears to start and the initial splash screen displays and then it goes away without error. This can be on a workstation where the DTU had previously worked without t....,Use one of the following to try to resolve this problem: 1. Delete the user temporary directory containing the existing DTU cache data. Specifically, rename the directory: "C:\Users\\AppData\Local\CA\Gen 8.6\cfg\DiagramTrace". A new directo....
Article ID :45480
Updated Date :7/30/2023 5:32 PM
Gen build "HHC.EXE not found in the PATH" - VS 2017 or 2019
Testing the generation of code using the Gen 8.6 Toolset in combination with Visual Studio 2017 (VS2017). In the Build Tool, an error that the hhc.exe file is not found is being generated: *** Error: HHC.EXE not found in the PATH. ***,The Help Compiler can be downloaded from the following Microsoft web page: Microsoft HTML Help Downloads NOTE: The above page contains a link for the download of Htmlhelp.exe which may give a 404 error. Alternative sources for the download that have ....
Article ID :204239
Gen,Gen - Workstation Toolset,Gen - Host Encyclope
Updated Date :7/27/2023 6:45 PM
Download Broadcom PTF files and solutions
Learn how to download Program Temporary Fixes (PTFs) and solutions for Broadcom products. See also Download Broadcom, CA, and Symantec products. Cannot Download Solutions? If you are unable to download a solution, you must be a registered user on the....,Table of Contents Download solutions Solution search tips Search solutions by solution number Search solutions by product name Search solutions by operating system Search solutions using mainframe keywords Limit solution search results using the date....
Article ID :194106
ACF2,ACF2 - DB2 Option,ACF2 for zVM,ACF2 - z/OS,AC
Updated Date :7/26/2023 8:04 AM
TISRVMSL "GIVESOCKET NOT TAKEN FOR SERVER" & autoinstalled programs
Using Gen 8.6 Multi-Sockets CICS Listener (TISRVMSL) and encountering the "GIVESOCKET NOT TAKEN FOR SERVER ..." error with "autoinstalled" messages in the CICS log. ********** TISRVMSL TISL TASK=00000055 07/18/2023 10:54:59 GIVESOCKET NOT TAKEN FOR S....,In this scenario, the EZACONFG file had a GIVTIME value of 0 which was the fundamental cause of the "GIVESOCKET NOT TAKEN FOR SERVER" error and increasing it per the guidelines in this article resolved the problem: CICS Sockets Listener (TISRVLIS/TIS....
Article ID :270344
Updated Date :7/24/2023 10:20 PM
How to load a TRANSMIT (XMIT) file supplied by Gen Support
Gen Technical Support placed a Transmit/XMIT file in my support case SFTP Directory. How do I get the file loaded to my z/OS data set?,1. On the PC using binary transfer mode download the TRANSMIT (XMIT) file from the case/issue SFTP Directory. This article describes how this can be done from Support Portal "My Cases" using https or directly using ftp related commands: Case FTP Help....
Article ID :42092
Updated Date :7/20/2023 5:42 PM
Gen Build Tool token MSI_DATA National Language characters
The use of National Language characters in the Gen Build Tool profile token MSI_DATA that contain text strings for messages etc e.g. OPT.WELCOMETEXT, result in garbage data being displayed in the resulting msi application. Also certain punctuation ch....,These problems are a result of three factors: Whilst the build tool process can accept Unicode characters the Microsoft MSI build process will only accept standard ANSI codepage characters so the NLS data gets translated. The intermediate data file t....
Article ID :26123
Updated Date :7/20/2023 4:56 PM
Gen Java & .NET CMIDEBUG trace file directory customisation
The CMIDEBUG trace file destination directory can be customised within the following files: commcfg.properties for Java environments (Java proxy, Java web client) commcfg.txt for .NET environments (.NET proxy, ASP.NET client).,Java environments: Method 1: Edit the commcfg.properties file ("%Gen86%\Gen" directory). Locate the CMIDEBUG section & see comments: # To turn tracing on and write to user specifiled file. Please make sure # that the you have read/write permission fo....
Article ID :25837
Updated Date :7/20/2023 4:31 PM
Can Gen .NET/C# server be built to run as a 64-bit COM+ application
Can a Gen 8.6 .NET/C# server be built to run as a 64-bit COM+ application under 64-bit Component Services rather than 32-bit?,For all Gen C# applications (clients and servers) the generated code is compiled with the AnyCPU option so it can execute under a 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) environment and the same applies to the Gen .NET runtime assemblies (%Gen86%\Gen\.net\bin) ....
Article ID :18178
Updated Date :7/19/2023 11:17 PM
How to capture User_ID and Client_User_ID in Gen ASP.NET application
When a Gen application window is generated for ASP.NET, the User Interface is not picking up either the User_ID field or the Client_User_ID field, both are showing as "USERID" in the Diagram Trace Utility (DTU).,User ID is one of the security related system attributes that are used to identify a user session in a web environment. Depending on user security setup and application design there may be different ways to populate those system attributes. The User ....
Article ID :9510
Gen,Gen - Workstation Toolset,Gen - Run Time Distr
Updated Date :7/19/2023 10:53 PM
Gen DTU startup shows error "A workspace crash was detected"
When attempting to start the Gen Diagram Trace Utility (DTU) it fails and the following error message is produced: !ENTRY org.eclipse.core.resources 2 10035 2017-12-02 18:54:31.715 !MESSAGE A workspace crash was detected. The previous session did not....,This is usually caused by a corruption in the DTU workspace files as result of a previous crash. The simplest way to correct the problem is to force the DTU to create a new workspace as follows: Go to directory C:\Documents and Settings\\Diag....
Article ID :4041
Updated Date :7/19/2023 10:40 PM
CICS Sockets Listener (TISRVLIS/TISRVMSL) timeout parameters
This document details the timeout parameters for the Gen CICS Sockets Server Listeners with reference to the related user exits for the listener TIRSLTMX, TIRSLEXT and server TIRSIPEX. The information applies to both the CICS (single) Sockets Server ....,The TCP/IP CICS sockets parameters ACCTIME, GIVTIME and REATIME can be customised for use with the listener. Those values are read from the EZACONFG file but can also be overridden in the listener user exits TIRSLTMX and TIRSLEXT. The suggested defau....
Article ID :54902
Updated Date :7/18/2023 8:14 PM
Enable Gen .NET application for IIS Windows Authentication
Is it possible to configure a Gen .NET Client/server application to use Windows Authentication in IIS? When using the default Anonymous Authentication enabled in IIS the Gen sample model .NET client/server application functions correctly when a call ....,There is no formal support for Gen .NET client/server applications to use Windows Authentication in IIS. However, the following manual changes have been found to be successful. 1. Backup the existing files web.config and Global.asax in the applicatio....
Article ID :264562
Updated Date :7/16/2023 10:03 PM
Identify options selected for Gen Classic Style Java Proxy generation
We are in the process of a Gen upgrade to 8.6. I have been given some old version Java Proxy files and told to generate similar proxies, but I am not sure what options were selected while generating those old Java Proxies. I am able to identify if "U....,1. When the Additional Programming Interface "Asynchronous" has been selected for a Classic Style Java Proxy generation/build the generated source code in file ...\proxy\java\src\\Abean\.java will contain several extra reference....
Article ID :140385
Updated Date :7/16/2023 9:16 PM
IEW2322E Module TIRTRCE not found when targeting IMS for Gen
Generate IMS Server Load Module with option DEBUG under the Application Test Facility results in TIRTRCE UNRESOLVED error message i.e. === IEW2322I 1220 182 REPLACE CEESG005 IEW2322I 1220 183 INCLUDE APPLOAD(ASQP070B) IEW2322I 1220 184 NAME ASQP070....,The Diagram Trace Facility (DTF) is not supported for IMS, so there is no IMPORT CODE statement for TIRTRCE generated. To run with DTF requires targeting CICS or selecting "Target TSO test facility" in the Generation options. For the "TSO test facili....
Article ID :39432
Updated Date :7/13/2023 11:06 PM
Gen Java MQ support for secure (SSL/TLS) client/server comms
Does Gen using IBM WebSphere MQ support secure Java client/server communications (SSL/TLS)?,While Gen does not explicitly support IBM WebSphere MQ SSL/TLS communications, customers can still use secure communications by utilizing the methods detailed below. The methods are entirely within the realm of IBM software support so it is advisable....
Article ID :115638
Updated Date :7/13/2023 10:22 PM
'Construction Error in DB2, RC = SB37' and B37-04 on TICCIN for Gen compile
When compiling in Gen 8.6, user gets the following message: " Construction Error in DB2, RC = SB37" The error message is something like the following: B37-04,IFG0554A,MCGSD702,STEP1,TICCIN,CA33,D01896,SYS09287.T161011.RA000.MCGSD 702.R0158....,This error is an insufficient space/size issue within the Gen temporary datasets during compilation. These temporary dataset references are located within the member PARMLIB(TIUHE) for Gen 8.x. Here is the information found in the PARMILB(TIUHE) mem....
Article ID :246305
Updated Date :7/12/2023 9:20 PM
Gen Construction Packaging Error "Load module name is used in another source member or screen".
In Construction Online/Batch packaging when renaming a load module from OLDNAME to NEWNAME, receive the error "Load module name is used in another source member or screen". This error is caused by the existence of a conflicting object using the same ....,Steps to find the conflicting object name and to resolve the module rename error by renaming the conflicting object or in rare cases, deleting the conflicting object. 1. Run the Model Action Block Use Report, then issue a find NEWNAME to find the con....
Article ID :269597
Updated Date :7/12/2023 1:59 PM
Create ISV sub-capacity report using SCRT for Gen 8.6
Need to create an ISV sub-capacity report for Gen 8.6 using SCRT. Please advise what is required.,The ISV SCRT report feature referenced on the Gen 8.6 page Gen™ 8.6 > Installing > Install Gen on z/OS > Preparing for Installation is part of the Broadcom "Common Components and Services for z/OS" product and its main documentation page is Generate ....
Article ID :269540
Updated Date :7/11/2023 5:39 PM
How to change the Gen 8.6 aelog.tmp messaging.
The aelog.tmp file is used to log runtime errors in Gen 8.6 Unix/Linux and Windows C online applications. The messaging in the file can be changed e.g. to prevent the data portion of the error message from being truncated due to the messaging lengt....,The user exit tirmtqb.c is used to determine the message formats and is a message table exit that contains the wording formats of the messaging that is written out at runtime to the aelog.tmp file. It is documented here: Gen™ 8.6 > Distributed Proces....
Article ID :20736
Updated Date :7/10/2023 10:31 PM
Migrating Gen GUI client-server applications to the Web
What are best practices to follow when migrating distributed CA Gen GUI client-server applications to a Web environment.,A New Type of Architecture With the move from a GUI client-server environment to a Web client-server environment, the biggest thing to realize is that the "main brain" of the client application no longer resides on the end-user's computer. For GUI de....
Article ID :27829
Updated Date :7/10/2023 9:19 PM
Gen TISRVLIS CANNOT PROCESS REQUEST GREATER THAN 32K
What is the root cause of the Gen 8.6 TISRVLIS CICS Sockets Server error: TISRVLIS TASK= date time TISRVLIS CANNOT PROCESS REQUEST GREATER THAN 32K,The CICS Multi Sockets Listener TISRVMSL does not have this limitation. This was documented in the old Gen 8.5 Release Notes under the section "CA Gen 8.5 Changes Until the Release of CA Gen Interim Enhancement 1 › Remove 32 KB CFB Limit": https://ft....
Article ID :45840
Updated Date :7/10/2023 8:55 PM
Gen toolset does not open at startup and crashes
When attempting to start the Toolset (using the usual Toolset.bat under C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\CA\Gen 8.6) the product crashes and no message is received. The Windows Event Viewer section 'Windows Logs > Applications' sh....,1. Attempt to start the Toolset.bat file by right-clicking and 'Run as administrator' to start the product. This would indicate a permissions/authority issue. 2. Try to perform a 'Repair' of the Toolset using one of these steps: EITHER: Under 'C....
Article ID :135223
Updated Date :7/6/2023 3:41 PM
Segmentation fault running Gen Linux batch application
Segmentation fault encountered while re-platforming Gen application from AIX to Linux. The Gen 8.6 client/cerver code runs fine but encountered the Segmentation fault when running batch code. An XI Batch environment is used for the batch programs but....,Steps to follow: 1. Check to see if ulimit is set large enough for a core file to be created. 2. Send the stack trace from running the core file through a debugger, see Gen Linux segmentation fault stack trace and log file . 3. Send the log file, lg-....
Article ID :267674
Gen,Gen - Run Time Distributed,Gen - Host Encyclop
Updated Date :7/3/2023 7:18 PM
Gen Linux segmentation fault stack trace and log file
The Gen 8.6 client/server code runs fine, but a segmentation fault occurred when running the Gen 8.6 batch code. A batch environment (XI Batch) is typically used for running batch programs. As a troubleshooting measure, the batch program was run thro....,Capture a stack trace and log file as follows: Find the core file for the failing executable. NOTE for a core file to be created, the ulimit must be set large enough. Run the command 'file ' to identify which executable created this file.....
Article ID :267631
Updated Date :7/3/2023 7:18 PM