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    Patron update log message "Name Type is missing from input file"

    • Article Type: General
    • Product: Voyager
    • Product Version: All
    • Relevant for Installation Type: Dedicated-Direct; Direct; Local; Total Care

    Problem Symptoms:
    * log.pupd* file displays errors for most records following Patron Update, and patrons not updated:
    Name Type is missing from input file for SSAN:
    SQL Error Code: 0
    Record written to exception file.
    Patron ID: NNNNN

    Segment before the patron name is too long, upsetting subsequent segment offsets

    Adjust patron SIF file so segments are the appropriate fixed lengths.

    Additional Information

    Technical User's Guide, "Patron Record Standard Interface File" section "Patron Record SIF Format"

    Category: Batch jobs

    • Article last edited: 10/8/2013