Stop run statement application error

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Problem:

When executing STOP RUN statement, the application error occurs.  Our investigation shows the causes appears to be a combination of the length of the filename as well as double byte characters in the filename.

Resolution:

This problem is resolved in version 8.1.0 by Engineering Change Notice (ECN) 3775:

SUBJECT: Too long filename with DBC causes MAV at exit

Change Number:  ECN-3775

Status:         Complete

Type of Change: Correction

Priority:       Medium

Incidents:      2178343

RPI Number:

1061056

Date:        2008-02-05

Product:     ACUCOBOL-GT

Module:      runtime

New Version: 8.1.0

Machines Affected: All

Known Versions Affected: At least 4.3.1 and later

DESCRIPTION of problem or enhancement:

When using a filename longer than 60 bytes, with double byte characters

near that 60-byte limit, the runtime would overwrite an internal buffer

causing unknown problems.  The most common problem was a crash on shutdown.

INSTRUCTIONS for use:

Install the corrected runtime.

Old KB# 2723
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