Agent fails to start with error in file nohup.stderr located in the base directory of the agent: The socket name is already in use

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Article ID: 17393

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Products

CA Workload Automation AE - Business Agents (AutoSys) CA Workload Automation AE - Scheduler (AutoSys) CA Workload Automation Agent CA Workload Automation Agents DSERIES- SERVER CA Workload Automation DE - System Agent (dSeries)

Issue/Introduction

Description:

When the agent is stopped while several jobs are still running, subsequent startup of the agent might fail with " The socket name is already in use"

It happens on Aix and Z/Linux

Solution:

Set the following in your agentparm.txt file: oscomponent.closefds=300

Then restart the Agent

Environment

Release: ATSYHA99000-11.3.6-Workload Automation AE-High Availability Option
Component: