C_PERIOD fails if the last day of the month is not selected

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Article ID: 210389

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Products

CA Automic Workload Automation - Automation Engine

Issue/Introduction

The Jobs or Workflows running as recurring (C_PERIOD) can fail on last day of the month with FAULT_OTHER and stop executing.

This happens when the following conditions are met:

  • The C_PERIOD is scheduled to skip certains of the week (for instance Sundays or Saturdays and Sundays)
  • One of the skipped day is the last days of the month 

The last Report will end on the before last day of the month with the following error: U01001200 Invalid input timestamp

 

This issue happened on Sunday 31-Jan-2021 and Sunday 28-Feb-2021.

Cause

This is a bug

Environment

Release : 12.3

Component : AUTOMATION ENGINE

Resolution

The issue will be fix in a future release of the product