File trigger job completes immediately in i5/OS (AS/400) agent

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Article ID: 221489

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Products

CA Workload Automation AE - System Agent (AutoSys) CA Workload Automation Agent CA Workload Automation Agent CA Workload Automation DE - System Agent (dSeries)

Issue/Introduction

When a file monitor job (or file watcher) is submitted to an i5/OS (AS/400) agent, the job may complete immediately.

 

Environment

Release : 12.0

Component : CA Workload Automation System Agent

Resolution

Set wait_no_change in the Autosys job to 0.

/* ----------------- test_as400_watch ----------------- */

insert_job: test_as400_watch   job_type: FT
machine: as400
owner: cawagnt
watch_file: "/home/cawagnt/WA_Agent/myfile.txt"
watch_file_recursive: 0
watch_file_type: UPDATE
watch_no_change: 0

 

Additional Information

For ESP dSeries (formerly DE), use the no change to 0, see screenshot.

 

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