Service Desk Manager - Rejecting duplicate session ID as it already exists in session_log

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Article ID: 6848

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SUPPORT AUTOMATION- SERVER CA Service Desk Manager - Unified Self Service KNOWLEDGE TOOLS CA Service Management - Asset Portfolio Management CA Service Management - Service Desk Manager

Issue/Introduction

Duplicate session-id in session_log table

We may see this error message in the stdlog

boplgin 13424 SIGNIFICANT bplaccess.c 7521 Rejecting duplicate session ID 576895399 as it already exists in session_log

Cause

CA Service Desk generates session-id randomly. When the session_log table is very big, we have a duplicate error.

The application nee to retry to connect and a new session id will be used.

This behavior impacts login performance.

Environment

CA Service Desk 17.1 and higher

Resolution

The archive/purge is needed to delete old rows not anymore needed.

Reduce the rows in session_log table resolve the duplicate session_id and also positively impact the performance for login process updating smaller session_log table.

Follow the article below to archive and purge the session_log table:

Service Desk Manager how to archive and purge session_log