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Error "B37" when FTP'ing a CODE-1 Plus or Finalist database file to the mainframe (z/OS platform)

Products Affected: CODE-1 Plus, Finalist
Platform:  z/OS

Issue

A B37 system error is encountered when attempting to FTP a CODE-1 Plus or Finalist database to the mainframe.

Cause

A B37 abend indicates "ran out of space on disk primary allocation, secondary allocation is not found".

Resolution

UPDATED: September 20, 2018
If a B37 error is encountered while FTP'ing the CODE-1 Plus, Finalist, DPV, LACSLink or Suitelink database to the mainframe, make certain that:

1) The database file was downloaded successfully.

2) Make certain to FTP the files as binary to the mainframe.

3) Increase the primary and/or secondary cylinder allocation for the file.