What is a S222 Abend?
S222 is a system Abend (operator cancelled).
When S222 Abend occurs?
- This generally occurs when the program is looping and the operator has to cancel the job.
- Job may be waiting for resources which are not available temporarily and the operator cancels the job.
- The job is causing contention with other jobs.
How to Resolve S222?; ; ; ;
- If the program is looping then the program needs to be fixed
- If it was cancelled due to resource unavailability then you might resubmit it, once the resources required by the job are made available.