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File Trigger job fails with SCAN FAILED error


Article ID: 107800


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CA Workload Automation AE - Business Agents (AutoSys) CA Workload Automation AE - Scheduler (AutoSys) Workload Automation Agent


File trigger jobs failed to scan the file. It throws the following errors: MDT-0600 1 FileMonPlugin.FileMon Requests Processor 1.CybFileMonHandler.processCriticalError[:277] - Scan Failed at cybermation.plugins.filemon.handler.treescan.CybTreeScannerPolling.scanAllFilesTry( at cybermation.plugins.filemon.handler.treescan.CybTreeScannerPolling.scanAllFiles( at cybermation.plugins.filemon.handler.CybFileMonHandlerGroup.execute( at at Source) Caused by: The \\path-to-the -file-to trigger does not exist or not a directory.


WAAE 11.3.6 SP6 on windows


Add the following parameter in agentparm.txt under C:\Program Files (x86)\CA\Workload Automation AE\SystemAgent\WA_AGENT


 in order to enable File Trigger jobs to be run as external processes.
then restart the agent to take effect.