Problem:

When using DataImport, you get the error:
 
Error -2 was returned while converting report file to DataImport
 
The error log has:
ERROR: -2 was returned while converting report file C:\Wspbch32\REPORT.SPL to DataImport Formatted file C:\WSPBCH32\REPORT.XLS  10/23/2007, 9:36:10 PM Trace point: 1435
ERROR: Spool File PAYLIST Job: (004606/JOHN/R3/#1) download to PC File C:\REPORTS\INVOICE.XLS ended abnormally. 10/23/2007, 9:36:35 PM Trace point: 1435
INFO: WSPHOLD after processing cmd: WSPHOLD FILE(PAYLIST) FORMTYPE('SE2050') JOB(004606/JOHN/R3) SPLNBR(1) OUTQ(QUSRSYS/DOWNLOAD) 10/23/2007, 9:36:35 PM Trace point: 1435
INFO: Return spool to original queue command: WSPHOLD FILE(PAYLIST) FORMTYPE('SE2050') JOB(004606/JOHN/R3) SPLNBR(1) OUTQ(QUSRSYS/DOWNLOAD) 10/23/2007, 9:36:35 PM Trace point: 1435
INFO: Return spool file to original queue FTP command response: 550 Error occurred on command WSPHOLD FILE(PAYLIST) FORMTYPE('SE2050') JOB(004606/JOHN/R3) SPLNBR(1).  WSPOKY: Spool File has been moved back to its.  10/23/2007, 9:36:37 PM Trace point: 1435 
INFO: Spool list retrieved from output queue: DOWNLTXT/QUSRSYS from AS/400 System: 192.168.1.1 10/23/2007, 9:36:38 PM Trace point: 1400

Solution:

The report server is unable to find the DataImport mask (.MSK). Check the mask location and name.

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Last Modified On: December 10, 2016