Summary -

In this topic, we described about the 19 NOTOPEN with detailed example.

If this error condition occurred, the task gets abnormally terminated.

CommandRESP2, Description & Solution
DELETE
READ
REWRITE
STARTBR
UNLOCK
WRITE
60 – Below are the reasons for NOTOPEN
  • The requested file is CLOSED and UNENABLED.

    Solution: - Open and enable the file using SET FILE or a CEMT SET FILE command. If no access, contact support team to enable the file.
  • The requested file is OPEN and in use by other transactions, but a CLOSE request against the file has been received.

    Solution: - The CLOSE request might for using the file in batch environment. Wait for some time and try again later once the file enabled.
  • The requested file is CLOSED and ENABLED, so CICS has tried to open the file as part of executing the request.

    Solution: - Open the file using SET FILE or a CEMT SET FILE command. If no access, contact support team to open the file.
READQ TD
WRITEQ TD
Occurs if the destination is closed.
This condition applies to extra-partition queues only.

Solution: - This might happen due to the connection is closed. Establish the connection to destination to resolve the issue.