3.19.1 What Happens When a File Definition Is Loaded (or Re-Loaded)?

These are the steps taken in the loading / re-loading of a file definition:

Note: At this stage, if any FATAL errors have occurred then the process will end prematurely and the LANSA file definition will remain unchanged.

Note: A logical file may be "dropped" for any of these reasons during this stage of the load process:

If a logical view is "dropped" by LANSA it just means that the logical view cannot be used / accessed via LANSA. This has no impact on any system other than LANSA.