Job failing with "The extended attributes are inconsistent"

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Article ID: 207430

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Products

CA Workload Automation AE - System Agent (AutoSys)

Issue/Introduction

Job was failing with R11.4 Sp1 agent with error "The extended attributes are inconsistent" but the script functionality is happening as expected.

Example:

insert_job: job123   job_type: CMD
command: "D:\Project Area\g14classified\trigger.bat"
machine: machine123
owner: [email protected]
std_out_file: "C:\autosys\logs\%AUTO_JOB_NAME%.out"
std_err_file: "C:\autosys\logs\%AUTO_JOB_NAME%.err"

STARTING        01/05/2021 11:52:27   10  PD  01/05/2021 11:52:27   machine123
  RUNNING         01/05/2021 11:52:27   10  PD  01/05/2021 11:52:28  machine123
    <Executing at DEV_AGENT>
  FAILURE         01/05/2021 11:52:28   10  PD  01/05/2021 11:52:28
    <The extended attributes are inconsistent.>
  [*** ALARM ***]
    JOBFAILURE    01/05/2021 11:52:28   10  PD  01/05/2021 11:52:28  machine123

Environment

Release : 11.4

Component : CA Workload Automation System Agent

Resolution

set the following in agentparm.txt
oscomponent.cmdprefix.force.redir.inline=true
oscomponent.cmdprefix.force=true
oscomponent.lookupcommand=true