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Status Future consideration
Workspace DataStage
Created by Guest
Created on Feb 25, 2016

Better and intuitive error messages

Better error message in Parallel jobs

Error messages often doesn't give any values for developer e.g

TR_lag_record,0: Fatal Error: ~APT_PMPlayer: terminating Player (node1, parallel APT_TransformOperatorImplV0S69_CopyOfJOB_G57_LINDORFF_LAAN_DAG_TR_TR_lag_record in TR_lag_record)

TR_Lag_sort_kriterier_firma,0: Fatal Error: ~APT_PMPlayer: terminating Player (node1, parallel APT_TransformOperatorImplV0S145_JOB_GZA0990_LIND_TR_Delta_TR_Lag_sort_kriterier_firma in TR_Lag_sort_kriterier_firma)