UNIX jobs are failing with return code 205

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Article ID: 191858

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Products

CA Automic Workload Automation - Automation Engine CA Automic One Automation CA Automic Operations Manager CA Automic Oracle

Issue/Introduction

A  new UNIX agent has been installed but jobs are failing with the following error message in the agent log.

20200528/161336.277 - U02000009 Job 'JOBS.UNIX.TEST_BOBBY' with RunID '76159424' ended with return code '205'.


 

Cause

The exit code 205 means that the Job cannot switch to the submission user's home directory or the submission user does not have proper permissions on the executable ucxjlx6, or the temp or out directories of the UNIX agent.

Environment

Release : 12.x, 11.x

Component : AUTOMATION ENGINE, UNIX Agent

Resolution

 -Check if the submission user is part of the usergroup that owns ucxjlx6

 -Check if the hime directory of the submission user exists