Getting CA Endevor error : ENDE056E Element in Use

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Article ID: 8398

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Products

CA Endevor Software Change Manager (SCM) CA Endevor Software Change Manager - Natural Integration (SCM) CA Endevor Software Change Manager - ECLIPSE Plugin (SCM) CA Endevor Software Change Manager - Enterprise Workbench (SCM)

Issue/Introduction

Get error ENDE056E: The Element is currently being used by another ENDEVOR user
But can't identify this user...

Message guide said Action: Try again later when the Element may be available.

Is there any way of finding out who the user or batch job that is using the element is ?

Cause

The Element is currently being used by someone else. This may be an on-line user or a batch job.

Environment

Release : 18.0  18.1

Component : CA Endevor Software Change Manager

Resolution

You can use command  -   DISPLAY GRS,res=(CTLIELEM,*)


Also, If Mim is available, you could get message MIM1038I and MIM1039I which will give you the identity of the user.

Additional Information

Please check doc chapter "Global Resource Sharing"
 

Also see KB article 9388