Release Notes: Item 1810-01
2019-2020 Regulatory Release (File Changes)
This is the first of two release items which comprise the 2019-2020 Regulatory release. This first item concerns the new year-specific file definitions and Dictionary entries required for 2019-2020 Federal processing. The accompanying source code changes are issued in release item 1810-02.
There are no changes to non-year-specific files for aid year 2019-20.
- Load the new file definitions from the SYSOBJH file in the attached zip file
to PREDICT. These file definitions include layouts for:
- WF-CPS-1920 (file/userview)
- WF-CPS-CMP-1920 (userview)
- WF-FEDERAL-1920 (file/userview)
- WF-FED-CMP-1920 (userview)
- WF-ISIR-1920 (file/userview)
- WF-ISIR-CMP-1920 (userview)
- WF-NSLDS-1920 (file/userview)
- WF-NSLDS-CMP-1920 (userview)
- WF-VERIFY-1920 (file/userview)
- WF-VER-CMP-1920 (userview)
- Change file numbers to match your institution's physical file numbers.
- Generate ADABAS files for the WF-xxxx-1920 files listed above.
- Generate DDMs for the WF-xxxx-1920 and WF-xxxx-CMP-1920 userviews listed
above. You may need to set the Generate Security option to YES for the new
- If NATURAL Security is used, add the new files to NATURAL Security.
- Link the new files to your FINANCIER library as Update.
- Load the Dictionary Import file (dc181001.txt) from the zip file into the FINANCIER Dictionary using the Dictionary Import program (WCDICIMB).
- Manually update the Dictionary to include new year-specific values. (The Dictionary Import will not update the value set for a field that already has one, so these must be entered in the Dictionary manually.)
Add: WFCPS20D WF-CPS-1920
Add: 2020 2019-2020 Aid Year
Add: 2020 2019-20 Fiscal Year