may fail with error: EDC5140I Broken pipe.


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CA Compress Data Compression for MVS CA Compress Data Compression for Fujitsu CA Datacom CA DATACOM - AD CA Mainframe Software Manager (Chorus Software Manager) CA MICS Resource Management CA CIS CA Common Services for z/OS CA 90s Services CA Database Management Solutions for DB2 for z/OS CA Common Product Services Component CA Common Services CA ecoMeter Server Component FOC CA Easytrieve Report Generator for Common Services CA Infocai Maintenance CA IPC Unicenter CA-JCLCheck Common Component CA Mainframe VM Product Manager CA Chorus Software Manager CA On Demand Portal CA Service Desk Manager - Unified Self Service CA PAM Client for Linux for zSeries CA Mainframe Connector for Linux on System z CA Graphical Management Interface CA Web Administrator for Top Secret CA CA- Xpertware CA Datacom/AD



During execution of the CA Mainframe Software Manager install script, while waiting for completion of the 1st submitted job, you may be presented with error: EDC5140I Broken Pipe.


Either one of two scenerio's can cause this error:

  1. The value set in '' for the keyword 'JobStatusCheckPollPeriod' is set higher than the 'Maximum FTP Idle time' options for your FTP server. Review your FTP options.

  2. The user has not replied to the prompt 'Do you want to continue (Y/N):'


Component: MSM