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by Dilbert
25 Mar 2019 10:04
Forum: Job Definition
Topic: Using relative paths in job definition and inside scripts
Replies: 1
Views: 3223

Using relative paths in job definition and inside scripts

Hello all, we are facing the following problems with running Control-M jobs on AIX machine, Control-M version 9.x 1. If we define job as "Command", ev-JOberything works fine. The syntax of command is: cd /app/t1/ppt && ./batch/JOB01 No Pre-execution command is used. 2. If we define job as Script, th...
by Dilbert
13 Nov 2018 11:04
Forum: Control-M Enterprise Manager
Topic: Notifications when jobs starts to execute
Replies: 4
Views: 10294

Re: Notifications when jobs starts to execute

Hi Yes you can, using PRECMD command. (%%PRECMD) You can execute a script sending an email before job execution. Hi Franck! Long time no see you. :) The problem was that %%PRECMD is not suported in Control-M for Oracle Retail Module. But, it seems my problem is solved. :) In Control-M 9.0.18.200 an...
by Dilbert
09 Nov 2018 9:06
Forum: Control-M Enterprise Manager
Topic: Notifications when jobs starts to execute
Replies: 4
Views: 10294

Re: Notifications when jobs starts to execute

Hi Yes you can, using PRECMD command. (%%PRECMD) You can execute a script sending an email before job execution. Hi Franck! Long time no see you. :) The problem was that %%PRECMD is not suported in Control-M for Oracle Retail Module. But, it seems my problem is solved. :) In Control-M 9.0.18.200 an...
by Dilbert
10 May 2018 11:39
Forum: Control-M Enterprise Manager
Topic: Notifications when jobs starts to execute
Replies: 4
Views: 10294

Notifications when jobs starts to execute

Hi guys, is it possible (CTM v9) to set up e-mail notification when job starts to execute? The business wants to know and be notified when job starts to execute. Sending email when job is completed is not enough. I tried with echo command "job started" but email is sent only when job finished. I wan...
by Dilbert
17 Jan 2011 3:07
Forum: Boite à Idées / Suggestion Box to BMC Software
Topic: Discussion - The Next Generation of CONTROL-M
Replies: 21
Views: 15619

Oh, another thing:
CONTROL-M Fix Pack installation doesn't know how to stop all CTM services and I must stop them manually.
This is not how modern installation procedures should works....
by Dilbert
12 Jan 2011 1:31
Forum: Boite à Idées / Suggestion Box to BMC Software
Topic: Discussion - The Next Generation of CONTROL-M
Replies: 21
Views: 15619

- improve upgrade - tool for automatically migrate data from old installations - improve CCM installation - install CCM from Configuration Manager - IF/ELSE statement - better resource control - for example, ability to control how much CPU job can use - better drag&drops functionalities - possibilit...
by Dilbert
18 Mar 2010 4:09
Forum: Control-M Enterprise Manager
Topic: Low on Database Space
Replies: 8
Views: 7581

Are you sure that the message is "low database space"? I saw a similar message "low disk space" on 6.3.01 CONTROL-M Server (Linux host) without any fixpack. BMC fixed it in later fixpacks. Maybe you can try the follwowing: 1. Open CONTROL-M Configuration Manager 2. Under "Database", use "Check space...
by Dilbert
02 Feb 2010 9:05
Forum: Job Definition
Topic: Maxwait ignored for jobs in Scheduling Groups?
Replies: 2
Views: 3543

Agreed with Nicolas. Faced with that problem too, operator put jobs into scheduling groups, set job's MaxWait parameters to "1", but he didn't set Maxwait for scheduling groups. Maxwait field in scheduling groups overrides the job's maxwait, so all jobs, when ordered into AJF, suddenly get MaxWait "...
by Dilbert
01 Feb 2010 8:45
Forum: Job Definition
Topic: Adding contents of a file to the Body of DO MAIL
Replies: 4
Views: 1962

I don't know how you can do that dorectly from CONTROL-M (it is not possible, I think), but you can do that using reporting tools utilities together with CONTROL-M. For example, look for ChristianSteven Software and their tools for automate reports distributing. Their tools can do exactly what you w...
by Dilbert
31 Dec 2009 8:37
Forum: Monitoring
Topic: New Day Procedure deletes jobs that shouldn't be deleted
Replies: 4
Views: 2432

Hello all, NDP performs at 06:00 AM, ODATE is OK. Calendars checked and updated to 2010. MaxWait=1, customer do not want to set it to 5, there is no need for that. We solved problem using BMC Support and documentation for z/OS - there are one parameter in IOA configuration: ID=WM2367,APPLY=YES,DATA=...
by Dilbert
30 Dec 2009 9:28
Forum: Monitoring
Topic: New Day Procedure deletes jobs that shouldn't be deleted
Replies: 4
Views: 2432

New Day Procedure deletes jobs that shouldn't be deleted

Hello all, First, best wishes to all, have a joyful and prosperous New Year. :) I just received a call from customer and he said that New Day procedures deletes all jobs that have not been executed, but they have MaxWait parameter set to 1, so, they shouldn't be deleted from AJF. What can cause this...
by Dilbert
11 Dec 2009 8:38
Forum: Monitoring
Topic: Batch schedule monitoring
Replies: 8
Views: 8342

Batch Impact Manager

In your case you must purshace BMC CONTROL-M Batch Impact Manager, add-on for CONTROL-M solution, which provides exactly what you want. Defining your critical jobs, you can define their deadline and SLA, in case those jobs exceeding SLA, you will get notification. You can use web based GUI to tr<ck ...
by Dilbert
27 Nov 2009 8:28
Forum: Control-M Enterprise Manager
Topic: Control-M Certification
Replies: 3
Views: 3112

Re: Control-M Certification

Manhatten wrote:Has anyone taken the Control-M exam ? If so, besides reading the documentation, are there any study guides available ?
There are no study guides, only BMC's preparation exam available on BMC site.
Only reading the documentation and everyday experience is what counts.
by Dilbert
07 Oct 2009 2:00
Forum: Job Definition
Topic: Testing JAVA jobs...
Replies: 1
Views: 1525

Testing JAVA jobs...

Anybody can provide me any JAR file which can be used for testing JAVA jobs? I don't know how to program code in Java, and I've already tried a lot of JAR files in my DEMO environment, butt all of them finish with NOT OK status. Can anyone have JAR file which can be invoked from CONTROL-M and which ...
by Dilbert
22 Sep 2009 1:34
Forum: ASP|Manager for Control-M
Topic: Could Control-M provide the job status report?
Replies: 8
Views: 6649

emreportcli is also good tool.
You can use it in batch mode, create report about jobs status in PDF format and mail it to the user. All in CONTROL-M batch workflow. :)