Level Check Error, Record Length Failure

Level Check Error, Record Length Failure


Scenario:

Outbound 856 x12 transaction generation fails after recent database (DB2) changes.

Issue:

With recent changes to DDS of the Shiprment level file of the 856 transaction, EXTOL does not recognize the newly compiled table.

EXTOL error message:



Format level check/record length failure for format F856S of file S856 in
library EDIFILES.
At least one failure occurred during format level ID/record length check.

Resolution:

From the EXTOL Main Menu, choose option #5. Once in the Mapping Menu choose option #1. Re-Retrieve appliction file by placing an 'R' on the respective file.






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