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Schedule Object (JSCH) cancelled using "Cancel Recursive" goes into status "ENDED OK" and executes Tasks after cancellation


Article ID: 84362


Updated On:


CA Automic Workload Automation - Automation Engine


Error Message :

A schedule object which is cancelled using the function "cancel recursive" goes into a status of "ENDED_OK" but still activates tasks within it:.

Note: This issue has been seen in Version 12.0.1, 12.0.2 and 12.0.3, however it is not reproducible in 12.1.

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It is not recommended to use this function for now until this is fixed.


Cause type:
Root Cause: Schedule objects were not deactivated automatically after cancelling recursive. Schedule is still shown in process monitoring with state ENDED_OK.


OS Version: N/A


Update to a fix version listed below or a newer version if available.

The Solution is either to use Version 12.1 where the issue was not been reproduced, or to wait for a fix which is currenty in progress while using the described workaround until then.

Fix Status: Released

Fix Version(s):
Component(s): AE Server and Initialdata

Automation Engine 12.0.4 - Available

Additional Information

Workaround :
Use the "Quit" option for the schedule object instead. It works as expected and will result in no further tasks being executed from that schedule object.

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