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Infosphere Optim TDM - Function CONVERSION_ERROR_RC4 missing for LUW

Short problem description: "CONVERSION_ERROR_RC4". There is a option in Optim for z/OS reguarding conversion error.

From the manual.

CONVERSION_ERROR_RC4 Option to enforce how the return code is set when conversion errors are detected or rows are discarded from user exits or data privacy functions.

NO, Set the return code to 0 regardless of any conversion errors that were detected. This is the default.

YES Set the return code to 4 to indicate that one or more conversion errors were detected.


This functionallity is missing in Infosphere Optim TDM 11.3 Linux, Unix and Windows and critically needed.

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  • Feb 25 2020
  • Future consideration
How should it work?

Exactly like Optim TDM on the z/OS.

Idea Priority Urgent
Priority Justification Large migration/rehosting prodject where the lack of this functionallity is preventing the project to go into production.
Customer Name CSN
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    Peter Costigan commented
    15 Aug 01:54am

    Very reasonable requirement. Not currently in plan. Next big release is planned for Q1 2021, and this is not committed in that plan at this time.

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