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"IIS create Website" in Server with high number of applications or vdir (more than 300) fails


Article ID: 87379


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CA Automic Workload Automation - Automation Engine


Error Message :
The input line is too long.
\:concat_vdirs was unexpected at this time.

When using the action "IIS create Website" in a server with a high number of applications or more than 300 Virtual Directories (vdir), the operation fails with the above error.



Cause type:
Root Cause: The action “IIS Create Website” fails in cases where there is high number of applications or vdirs.


OS Version: N/A


Update to a fix version listed below or a newer version if available where the report of vdir has been disabled temporarily.

The final resolution will follow with the migration to power shell script soon. 

Fix Status: Released

Fix Version(s):
Component(s): ARA Package IIS

Package IIS 1.2.3 in PCK.AUTOMIC_IIS – Available

Additional Information

Workaround :