Autosys API Guide
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Autosys API Guide


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CA Workload Automation AE - Scheduler (AutoSys) Autosys Workload Automation


The CA Workload Automation AE Software Delivery Kit (SDK) is a ready-to-use programmatic interface that includes the Java and C++ Application Programming Interfaces (APIs). Developers can use one or more of the SDK APIs to develop applications.


Release : All Supported WAAE versions

Component : CA Workload Automation AE (AutoSys)


The following two JAR files contain the SDK API documentation:

  • asapidoc.jar—Includes Java API documentation in HTML format.
  • asapicppdoc.jar—Includes C++ API documentation in HTML format.

Note: The asapidoc and asapicppdoc JAR files are located in the Documentation folder of your installation directory. The default locations are as follows:

  • UNIX—install_directory/Documentation
  • Windows—install_directory\Documentation
  • install_directory

    Specifies the root directory where CA Workload Automation AE is installed.

To view the SDK API documentation

  1. Install SDK on the client.
  2. Enter any one the following commands based on whether you want to view the Java API documentation or the C++ API documentation:

    jar -xf asapidoc.jar


    jar -xf asapicppdoc.jar

    The JAR file is expanded.

  3. Open the index.html file in your web browser.

    You can now view the SDK API documentation.


Additional Information

Examples and documentation would exists in html files of jar file, as its additional feature supplied to built own application hence its out of support scope.