This command is used to display additional information about the error situation which has occurred last.
When Natural displays an error message, it may in some cases be that
this error is not the actual error, but an error caused by another error (which
in turn may have been caused by yet another error, etc.). In such cases, the
LASTMSG command allows you to trace the issued error
back to the error which has originally caused the error situation.
When you enter the command
will get - for the error situation that has occurred last - the error message
that has been displayed, as well as all preceding (not displayed) error
messages that have led to this error.
To display information on the corresponding error
Mark one of these messages with the cursor and press ENTER.
The following is displayed:
number of the line in which the error occurred;
name, type and level of the object that caused the error;
name, database ID and file number of the library containing the object;
error class (system = error issued by Natural; user = error issued by user application);
error type (runtime, syntax, command execution, session termination, program termination, remote procedure call);
date and time of the error.
SYSEXT contains the application
USR2006 which enables you to display in your
Natural application the error information supplied by
If an error occurs on the server, the following error information is not displayed: database ID, file number, date and time.