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CLI Report Generation Command Results in "unable to retrieve configuration" Error

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Article ID: 111946

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Products

iDash Workload Automation

Issue/Introduction

When attempting to run an iDash report through the CLI using one of the idgen* commands, it results in an "unable to retrieve configuration" error...

[[email protected]]$ ./idgencsv -n CA7_ALL -f /tmp/CA11_ALL.csv -t ca7.run.report
unable to retrieve configuration:type=ca7.run.report:user=autosys:id=CA7_ALL

Environment

Release:
Component: 7IDASH

Cause

This error occurs when attempting to run a report through the CLI without specifying the -u argument and the report is not owned by the user that is running the CLI command.

Resolution

When the report is not owned by the user running the CLI command, you must specify the -u <user> argument where <user> is the owner of the report...
[[email protected]]$ ./idgencsv -n CA7_ALL -f /tmp/CA11_ALL.csv -t ca7.run.report -u idashAdm