Passing Variable values within a Workflow may be incorrect when the value is shorter than its Variable name.
Article ID: 88171
CA Automic Workload Automation - Automation Engine
Error Message :
When a variable is inherited within a Workflow in the Post-conditions from a task to another task and the value of the variable is shorter than the variable name the stored value may not be correct. When passing values from a parent prompt set to a child task using another prompt set the variable is not fully resolved. Investigation Example:
ParentPrompt: &BRANCH#=PROD ChildPrompt: &BRANCH_S#=&BRANCH# ChildJob: :p &BRANCH_S# returns PRODCH#
Defect Root Cause: When a variable is inherited within a workflow in the post-conditions from a task to another task, it is possible that an incorrect value is stored, when the value is shorter than the variable name.
Release: AUTWAB99000-11.0-Automic Workload Automation-Base Edition
This field was added on 30/03/2017. This article has not been updated yet. Refer to the "Description" or "Workaround" sections for solution information.
Fix Status: Released Fix Version(s): Automation Engine 11.2.1 - Available Automation Engine 11.1.3 - Available Automation Engine 10.0.8 - Available